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  CO

  Colorado Springs

  El Pomar Carriage House Museum

  Broadmoor Hotel

  16 Lake Circle

  Colorado Springs  CO           80906    

  Phone   719 634-7711

  Description  collection of large carriages, wagons, stage coaches, located at Broadmoor Hotel

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Collection A-F Carriages

  New or Updated:    4/18/2005

 

 

  CO

  Colorado Springs

  ANA Money Museum

  818 North Cascade Ave

  Colorado Springs         CO           80903    

  Phone   719 632-2646  Web Site  www.money.org/

  Toll Free  800 367-9723  E-mail  mailto:ana@money.org

  Description  paper money, coins, medals, gold coins

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Collection G-M  Money

  Research /Reading  Library

  Owner/Operator:  American Numismatics Association

  New or Updated:              5/2/2005

 

  CO

  Colorado Springs

  House of Cars Car Museum

  1102 South 21st Street

  Colorado Springs CO  80907    

  Phone   303 473-7776

  Web Site  *****

  Description

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Automotive

  New or Updated:  9/29/2004

Colorado
Colorado Springs
Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame & Museum of the American Co

101 Pro Rodeo Drive
Colorado Springs CO   80919
Phone 
719 528-4764
Web Site  www.prorodeo.com/
Description  Next to Pro Rodeo headquarters, multimedia presentations of rodeo evolution, art and gear exhibits
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Sports
Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame
Research /Reading  Library

Colorado
Colorado Springs
World Figure Skating Museum & Hall of Fame

20 First Street
Colorado Springs CO   80906
Phone 
719 635-5200
Web Site  www.worldskatingmuseum.org/
Description 1200 years of skates, 300 years of artifacts, films, videos, library
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Sports
Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame
Collection A-F  Figure Skating

 

 
 

  CO

  Crested Butte

  Mountain Bike Hall of Fame and Museum

   331 Elk Avenue

  PO Box 845

  Crested Butte CO   81224    

  Phone  970 349-6817

  Web Site http://www.mtnbikehalloffame.com/home.cfm

  Toll Free 800 454-4505

  Alt Web http://www.visitcrestedbutte.com/navigate.cfm?nav=organizations.cfm

  Description  vintage bikes, photos.  75 inductees with photos & bios on display,

                    within Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Sports

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  Collection A-F Bicycle

  New or Updated:  12/21/2006

 

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Colorado
Denver
Denver Museum of Miniatures
1880 Gaylord Street
Denver CO  80206
Phone 
303 322-3704
Alt Phone  303 322-1053
Web Site  *****
Description  miniatures, dolls & toys in Pierce-McAllister Cottage
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Collection A-F  Dolls
Collection G-M  Miniatures
Collection N-Z  Toys
Era  1899

Colorado
Denver
Forney Transportation Museum
4303 Brighton Blvd
Denver CO 80216
Phone 303 297-1113
Web Site http://www.forneymuseum.com/
E-mail mailto:forney@frii.net
Description cars, carriages, cycles, trains, models -- pretty much anything that moves
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Collection A-F Arms
Collection N-Z Vehicles
New or Updated: 06/15/2003

Colorado
Denver
Mizel Museum of Judaica
350 South Dahlia Street
Denver CO 80246
Phone 303 316-6401
Web Site http://www.mizelcenter.org/museum.htm
E-mail mailto:rgreengard@jccdenver.org
Description Judaica from all eras, photos & fine art, part of Mizel Center for Arts &
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Religion
Collection N-Z Photography
Group Identity Jewish
Last changed: 02/21/2003

Colorado
Denver
Wings Over the Rockies Museum
Aviation & Space Center of the Rockies
7711 East Academy Parkway #1
Denver CO 80230
Phone 303 360-5360
Web Site http://www.wingsmuseum.org/
Alt Web http://www.swaviator.com/html/issueAM00/worAM00.html
Description 17 military aircraft including a B-52, additional aircraft, and WWI and women's military uniform collections
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Aviation
Industry /Profession Air Force
Collection N-Z Uniforms
Last changed: 03/08/2003
 
 

  Colorado

  Eaton

  Classical Gas Station

  245 E Collins

  Eaton CO   87531    

  Phone   970 454-1365

  Web Site  http://www.classicalgasstation.com/

  E-mail  mailto:classgas@aol.com

  Description  primarily dealer of antique & classic cars

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Automotive

  New or Updated:   8/13/2005

Fort Collins
Gustafson Gallery
CSU Dept of Design & Merchandising
150 Aylesworth Hall SE
Fort Collins CO  80523
Phone 
970 491-1629
Web Site http://www.cahs.colostate.edu/dm/gustgalleryintro.htm
Description  showcases historical fashions and work of students in merchandising and apparel design
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Arts
Industry /Profession  Textiles
Collection A-F  Clothing

 
  Colorado
Golden
American Mountaineering Center
710 10th Street
Golden CO 80401
Phone 303 279-3080
Web Site http://www.mountaincenter.org/
Toll Free 800 633-4417
E-mail mailto:info@mountaincenter.org
Description 17,000 volume library on mountaineering, auditorium, developing museum
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor Recreation
New or Updated: 04/24/2003

Golden
Buffalo Bill Memorial Museum
987 Lookout Mountain Road
Golden CO 80401

Phone 303 526-0747
Web Site http://www.buffalobill.org/
Description Buffalo Bill Cody grave, memorabilia from life and Wild West shows, collection begun by his son
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Field of Study/Science Facility Old West
Collection A-F Arms
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 04/28/2003

Golden
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
111 Washington Avenue
Golden CO
Phone
303 277-0377
Web Site
http://www.rmqm.org/
E-mail
rmqm@att.net
Description
quilts in two galleries with changing exhibits
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Industry /Profession
Textiles
Collection N-Z Quilts
New or Updated:
05/14/2003

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  Colorado
Leadville
National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum
120 West 9th
PO Box 981
Leadville CO  80461
Phone 
719 486-1229
Web Site  http://www.leadville.com/miningmuseum/
E-mail  mailto:nationalminingmuseum@bemail.com
Description  walkthough replica of underground mine, 23 ounce native gold specimen, 22 dioramas, hall of fame (names only online)
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Industrial
Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame
Industry /Profession  Mining
 

  CO

  Longmont

  Dougherty Museum Collection

  8306 107th Street

  Longmont  CO  80504    

  Phone   303 766-2520

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.co.boulder.co.us/dougherty/

  Description  restored antique autos, farm equipment & machinery

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Automotive

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  Collection N-Z  Vehicles

  New or Updated: 9/22/2004

 
  Colorado
Loveland
Antique Firehouse
3312 North Garfield Ave
PO Box 685
Loveland CO 80538
Phone 303 667-7040
Web Site ******
Description
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility
Firefighting
New or Updated:
04/02/2003

Colorado
USAF Academy
U S Air Force Academy Visitor Center
2304 Cadet Drive #324
USAF Academy CO 80840
Phone 719 472-0102
Web Site http://www.usafa.af.mil/visitorcenter.cfm
Toll Free 800 955-4438
Description self guided tours, contact before going
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Military
New or Updated: 04/21/2003


Beyond the Newsstand

 

  CO

  Vail

  Colorado Ski  & Snowboard Museum/Hall of Fame

  231 S Frontage Rd E

  Vail Transportation Center

  Vail             CO           81657    

  Phone   970 476-1876

  Web Site  http://www.skimuseum.net/

  E-mail  mailto:info@skimuseum.net

  Alt Web  www.vailsoft.com/museum/index.html

  Description  Colorado skiing over 130 years

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Sports

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  Industry /Profession Skiing

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated:         8/8/2005

 
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