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Nice museum

Driving by, we just had to stop for this museum. One side of it is an old (1904) train depot. In... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Rita B
Nice Stop

Nice stop, especially if you are traveling to/from Kansas to/from Colorado Springs. Volunteer was... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2016
Dwight N
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Sep 20, 2017
“Nice museum”
Jul 11, 2017
“Road trip stop”
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Driving by, we just had to stop for this museum. One side of it is an old (1904) train depot. In the yard in front of the depot is a vetran's memorial and a lovely garden full of local plants. There is an old train...More

1  Thank Rita B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice little museum. Free. They have a jar for donations, but no pressure. The lady that staffed it was very nice to chat with. You are free to browse on your own.

Thank Jpcrus
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

It was closed but we had a quick walk around outside anyways. Nicely kept grounds, had a peek thru the windows, looked very interesting. I'd say pop in if yer passing by.

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Interesting museum of local wild west history. A nice stop over during a long road trip. Staff were very helpful and knowledgeable.

1  Thank Scubareader
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Nice stop, especially if you are traveling to/from Kansas to/from Colorado Springs. Volunteer was very nice and helpful. Good stop for small kids with a caboose on site that they can crawl around on and in. Picnic tables and some open space is also available,...More

Thank Dwight N
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We like to visit local history museums on our travels and stumbled upon this one. It is a good one. I loved the house, the caboose, and the Icy Ball! Very nice clothes from the time period. There were many items that I had not...More

Thank t m
Reviewed 6 October 2015

The museum was an old train and had a lot of character inside and out. The prices were very reasonable and had a friendly lady that helped us . She shared some of the areas history and trails.

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Great museum wiyh additional train equipment. Highlights the importance of the railroad in opening up the west.

Thank SAHDenver-CO
Reviewed 3 September 2015

We were making our way back to Northern Colorado after a long road trip and opted to take historic roads home vs. the interstate. We loved this museum. (There's a cool geocache on the grounds!) The woman in the building was so friendly and was...More

1  Thank Satisfaction7
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Having served on a museum board for nearly a decade, I know what it takes to operate a facility like this. It isn't easy. The little community museum at Kit Carson, CO is a nice place to stretch the legs and take in an hour's...More

Thank Bede H
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