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Fascinating Exhibits on: Geology, Archaeology, Paleontology, Pioneer History, Early Inhabitants & Mining. Come see what is happening today, what exhibits and archives to see and use as a resource library and publications you can buy. Learn and view about the remnants of the massive dinosaurs who once roamed the area of Moab. Discover the story of the earth's evolution & Moab's.
118 E. Center Street
Moab, Utah 84532
A Research Library, Photo Archives + Museum Store. Exhibits include the San Juan Basin History, a restored Pioneer Log Cabin, a 1904 Classroom exhibit reminiscent of school rooms across the country in the early part of the 20th Century. High ceilings, large double-hung windows, school-house lights, slate blackboards and ornate desks from a different education era.
3065 W. 2nd Avenue
Durango, Colorado 81301
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Canyons of the Ancients National Monument (the Monument) encompasses 176,000 acres of federal land administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The Monument is located in the Four Corners region of southwestern Colorado, about 50 miles west of Durango, 10 miles west of Cortez and 12 miles west of Mesa Verde National Park. The Monument was designated on June 9, 2000 by Presidential Proclamation to protect cultural and natural resources on a landscape scale.
9651 Rd N
Cortez, Colorado 81321
The Aztec Ruins National Monument preserves Ancestral Puebloan structures in northwestern New Mexico, United States, located close to the town of Aztec and northeast of Farmington, near the Animas River. Salmon Ruins and Heritage Park, with more Puebloan structures, lies a short distance to the south, just west of Bloomfield near the San Juan River. The buildings date back to the 11th to 13th centuries.
Aztec, Colorado 78410
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The Anasazi Heritage Center is Southwest Colorado's premier archaeological museum, operated by the Bureau of Land Management since 1988. All museum facilities are wheelchair-accessible. The Anasazi Heritage Center is a museum focusing on Ancestral Puebloan, Native American, and historic cultures in the Four Corners region. It is also headquarters for visitors traveling to Canyons of the Ancients National Monument.
27501 Hwy 184
Dolores, Colorado 81302
Visit our gallery shop featuring works by local and regional artists. Sign up for instructional classes an enjoy our Durango Arts Festival. The Durango Arts Center advances the visual and cultural arts for the enrichment of the individual, the community of Durango and SW Colorado. Enjoyment for everyone - a great place to visit. Visit our website to see what is happening.
802 E. 2nd Avenue
Durango, Colorado 81301
For 134 years, the Grand Imperial Hotel has been a beacon of Victorian luxury, elegance, charm, sophistication, and service throughout the Four Corners region and across the Southwest. The Grand Imperial Hotel offers guests a broad spectrum of accommodations, including double, queen, and king rooms, and suites for families. All rooms are subject to availability.
1219 Greene St
Silverton, Colorado 81433
Under ground Fun! Ride the electric mine train down 1/3 mile into the heart of Galena Mountain. See colorful minerals & crystals in the tunnel walls and live demonstrations on how the mining was done. After, Find your Own Pot of Gold! Pan for Gold & Silver at the slice box! Free gold panning with tour purchase. RV & bus parking, picnic area, gift shop and snacks.
Silverton (call for directions)
Silverton, Colorado 81433
The mission of the Ouray County Historical Society (OCHS) is dedicated to preserve, protect, procure, exhibit and interpret whatever relates to the natural, social and cultural history of Ouray County and the adjoining San Juan Mountain region of Colorado. The Museum is housed in the original St. Joseph's Miners' Hospital that was built in 1886 and finished in 1887. In its early days it was operated by the Sisters of Mercy, all of whom came to Ouray from Durango, Colorado and Omaha, Nebraska...
420 6th Avenue
The mission of the Pine River Valley Heritage Society is to collect, preserve, protect and interpret the history and heritage of the Pine River Valley in Colorado. The Society was founded in 2003 by a group of local pioneers. Read more about the history of the PRVHS. This is the museum today in the old Bayfield Town Hall which was acquired by the Society in December 2010. The Museum is open in the summer 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Tuesday - Saturday. Contact us for private group tours.
Corner of Mill Street & Pearl Street
Bayfield, Colorado 81122