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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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Very informative museum!

We have been going to Vail for over 20 years and never stopped to visit this museum. We had a... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Naples, Florida
Nice exhibits and history

Nice museum - open to the public free of charge (although they do take donations). It was quaintly... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Hina M
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Get a feel for the slopes without strapping on the skis at this museum chronicling Colorado's skiing history.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Vail Transportation Center, Level 3, 231 S. Frontage Rd. East, Vail, CO 81657
+1 970-476-1876
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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

Thank jimmieleede
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
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
Reviewed 16 March 2017

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

Thank 22galer
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

Thank deborah c
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
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This was a wonderful experience and a great look into a part of the history of this area, Definitely would recommend!

Thank travelwish12
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Free museum that you could spend 15 min or 2 hours exploring. Everyone visiting Vail should know about the 10th Mountain Division, the US Army WWII unit trained in the Rockies to be a unique force fighting in the mountains of northern Italy; they pioneered...More

1  Thank L H
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The ski museum is located conveniently in the Transportation Center. It is a good way to learn about the history of the area.

Thank timesharetraveler11
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Colorado Ski Museum was a nice visit. It took us about 90-minutes for the total experience. We particularly enjoyed and appreciated the exhibit about the 10th Mountain Division, US Army WWII unit who trained in the Colorado Mountains and fought in the mountains of...More

Thank Janet K
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1 October 2016|
Response from Bruce A | Reviewed this property |
It is free. There is a suggested donation but not required for admission.
1 October 2016|
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Response from Holiday_Maker49022 | Reviewed this property |
It's free!
Robert B
24 March 2015|
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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.