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Ghost Town Museum

Highway 24 At 21st Street, Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, CO
+1 719-634-0696
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Fall break fun

Papa, grandma, mom and grandgirl planned a fall break day in the Springs. Since Halloween is near... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mrssparky69
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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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Nice historical museum

The old buildings and historic items are all stored within a building. It takes about 45 minutes... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BonV20152015
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Newark, New Jersey
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Relive the racy days of the Old West when miners dug for gold and cowboys rode the range at this reconstructed ghost town and museum.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good29%
  • Average34%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“pan for gold” (22 reviews)
“wild west” (14 reviews)
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Highway 24 At 21st Street, Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, CO
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+1 719-634-0696
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Papa, grandma, mom and grandgirl planned a fall break day in the Springs. Since Halloween is near, we decided on a ghost town! This is located in a strip mall in an old railroad building. It is a replica of an old western town. The...More

Thank Mrssparky69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The old buildings and historic items are all stored within a building. It takes about 45 minutes to see it well but it really isn't that big. What they have is very nice. I was glad to have gone.

Thank BonV20152015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting even for my two grandson ages 5 and 6. This makes you appreciate our modern conveniences. It also made you realize how hardy the pioneers were.

Thank rubycp
Reviewed 18 August 2017

My expectations did not come close to what was there to see; I compare it to a few dioramas. Just not enough depth to a "ghost town".

Thank leonardz908
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My husband and I stopped here on our honeymoon. I didn't expect it to have quite so much! We enjoyed the buttons you could press for a recording of what you were seeing in the display or facts about the time period. There is a...More

Thank Amber F
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Kind of dated. A bit hokey, almost silly. We brought a visiting family of relatives. Nobody raved. Lacks people and alive feeling. You walk about on your own. Automated displays.

Thank georgesb2
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This was not at all what was expected. It was small and contained only one large building behind the main store front and one smaller home for viewing as the museum. Artifacts were interesting but it lacked the usual feel off a museum and did...More

Thank Ddrake27
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

When you arrive you can see by the size of the building it is not very large. At least a third is the gift shop. Adult admission was $7.50. When you enter the museum portion there are some very interesting displays of what appear to...More

Thank 1JHH
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Upon entering the "museum" we were very fascinated. They had a very nice player piano! Then we start our tour on the boardwalk and saw many coin operated machines and it felt like more of an arcade. The print shop was definitely nice! They was...More

Thank Miguel C
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I love museums so my view of this place may be different than others, it was a lot of old buggies and shops the way they were in the early days, its a good stop for sure!!

Thank steve w
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Brenda G
19 May 2017|
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Response from Sherman P | Reviewed this property |
Gift /souvenir shop only
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illegalsmile34232
6 April 2016|
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Response from Erin S | Reviewed this property |
They only do the panning in the summer (May-September) so it will not be available in April.
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6 April 2016|
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