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Ouray Alchemist Museum

533 Main Street, Ouray, CO 81427
+1 970-325-4003
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Not to be missed!!!!!!!!!!!!!

This is the second time we have visited Ouray Colorado...this time we brought friends....The main... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
TombstoneWalkingTour
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Tombstone, Arizona
Unique Experience

Curt graciously fit us in on short notice even though the tour was full. The tour is not just... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Patty B
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“the owner” (44 reviews)
“his passion” (11 reviews)
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533 Main Street, Ouray, CO 81427
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+1 970-325-4003

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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is the second time we have visited Ouray Colorado...this time we brought friends....The main reason we stopped here both times was to see this attraction. Here is why: No matter what your interest, I can assure you that you have never seen nor will...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Curt graciously fit us in on short notice even though the tour was full. The tour is not just looking at and reading about the items - Curt takes you on a journey from early Roman times to roughly the 1930's. He explains how different...More

1  Thank Patty B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the very thorough and knowledgeable discourse provided from the proprietor of this museum of the history of alchemy. This is definitely his passion and it shows through in all of the things he has collected over his lifetime, a lot of which...More

Thank andreaxgau
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting museum with some really amazing artifacts. Curtis can be a bit long winded, but gives fair warning, and has SO much information to share! If you are into the history and development of modern medicine, this place is for you.

Thank Kari M
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I happened upon this interesting shop while walking about Ouray. It is filled with interesting items of all kinds. The old bottles were beautiful.

Thank Kay G
Reviewed 31 May 2017

A friend and I are currently on a road trip through the must see attractions in Colorado, and we stopped in Ouray on our way to Mesa Verde National Park. Little did we know, the highlight of our trip so far was hidden away in...More

Thank spletz
OurayAlchemist, Owner at Ouray Alchemist Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

A Rocky Mountain Hi to you! Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am honored that you took the time out of your trip to take the tour and that you enjoyed it. My wife thinks that I talk too much...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017

I am on a road trip with a buddy of mine and we were planning to hike the blue lakes trail. Well snow was still covering the trail so we decided to take on the perimeter trail in the morning then spent our afternoon with...More

Thank diddles7070
OurayAlchemist, Owner at Ouray Alchemist Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Sorry to take so long to respond to your review. The snow is melted now and the wildflowers blooming. Thank you both so very much for writing your review! I wanted to write you back before it starts to snow again. Three hours goes by...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

Amazing treasure describes everything and everyone at the museum. So very interesting and fun! Curt's passion for Pharmacy History is refreshing.More

Thank Jodi F
OurayAlchemist, Owner at Ouray Alchemist Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jodi, Thank you for your review! I am thrilled that you enjoyed the tour and all the artifacts that go with it. Our goal is to make sure that you and everyone taking the tour has a wonderful experience. I wish you all the best,...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

The amount of pharmacy history that resides in this museum is amazing! Curt has a massive amount of knowledge and makes learning about the journey of medicine fun. He keeps the audience intrigued and involved. AWESOME!

Thank jhannum17
OurayAlchemist, Owner at Ouray Alchemist Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I appreciate the time that you took to learn about the history of pharmacy. I hope that this tour opened up your eyes to the past as well as to the future of pharmacy. Thank you again, Curt

Reviewed 30 May 2017

The Alchemist in Ouray was the best museum i have been to in Colorado, we went on a school field trip and we were in for a surprise when we got there. Curt has a TON of knowledge and a lot of artifacts that were...More

Thank cristinalong817
OurayAlchemist, Owner at Ouray Alchemist Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Cristin, Thank you for the compliments. I really do hope that you will come back and see us again. Saying that the Alchemist is the best museum that you have ever been to in Colorado is one of the nicest things you could say....More

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Molliearlene
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Response from Patty B | Reviewed this property |
It is a one level museum. Don't remember if there is a small step into the building.
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lisamillerboymom
25 June 2016|
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Response from OurayAlchemist | Property representative |
It is $10.00 per person. The tour is customized to your interests and lasts as long as you desire - anywhere from about an hour up to two and 1/2 hours. If you have limited time I can do a shortened version of the tour... More
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