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Colorado Ski Museum-Ski Hall of Fame

Vail Transportation Center, Level 3, 231 S. Frontage Rd. East, Vail, CO 81657
+1 970-476-1876
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A Must Visit in Vail

We were lucky to visit the ski museum the first day after renovations. If you like skiing, the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
yakerjohn
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Annandale, New Jersey
Way more interesting than expected

great spot for adults who love the mountains or families who want a good group activity. Easily... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
andrewharbor1
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Miami Beach, Florida
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Get a feel for the slopes without strapping on the skis at this museum chronicling Colorado's skiing history.
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Vail Transportation Center, Level 3, 231 S. Frontage Rd. East, Vail, CO 81657
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+1 970-476-1876
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were lucky to visit the ski museum the first day after renovations. If you like skiing, the outdoors or history, you have to spend some time at the museum. There you can learn about the history of the area and the influence of the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great spot for adults who love the mountains or families who want a good group activity. Easily better than you will anticipate.

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Giving 1 Star is too much today. April 14, 2018 4:00pm. We went to visit the Museum. We walked up the stairs and tried to enter but the electronic doors were not working. A woman with white hair signaled to open the doors in a...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This small museum is currently under renovation and most of the museum was empty during our visit, but the exhibit and film about the history of the 10th Mountain Division was definitely worth a visit. Looking forward to returning when their snow sports exhibits are...More

1  Thank dlpil0t
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

We have been going to Vail for over 20 years and never stopped to visit this museum. We had a shuttle to Denver and had a couple hours to kill so we visited. It was great!. The displays were very informative and up to date....More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Nice museum - open to the public free of charge (although they do take donations). It was quaintly done and they had interesting facts about equipment and Olympic history (achievements by Team USA). They also had some great souvenirs - worth a visit if you...More

Thank Hina M
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

After four beautiful sunny ski days with perfect snow, we took a snowy, foggy day off and explored Vail Village. The ski museum is conveniently located in the parking structure. It is a real bargain in a town with few of low price options. We...More

1  Thank Maureen Y
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

History of resort and other CO ski area. History of 10th Mountain Division, skiing, snowboarding and olympics.

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Reviewed 15 March 2017

For me, walking through this museum was a trip down memory lane. For my daughter, seeing the old-timey boots and bindings was interesting. When I pointed out the Reichles that hurt my feet, she just laughed. But there is a lot of stuff in here,...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

For us it was very interesting seeing most of the equipment with which we learn to ski many years ago!!

Thank JOSE M
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Response from Bruce A | Reviewed this property |
It is free. There is a suggested donation but not required for admission.
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It's free!
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Response from Larry F | Reviewed this property |
I do not know the address, but it is above the Vail Parking Garage. There is a set of stairs facing Vail Village, about 3 flights going up to the Transportation Center and the Museum is at the top of those stairs.
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