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Did you know that there are approximately 850 million visits to museums every year in America? They contribute $50 billion to the U.S. economy each year. If you think about how marvelous museums are, these numbers make sense. Museums can transport you to old worlds, future worlds, worlds you never thought you could be a part of.

If you’re looking to add some of those unknown worlds to your day, check out our list of museums in the area. They are all within driving distance and offer a variety of topics that will enchant every member of the family.

Ghost Town Museum

400 S 21st St
Colorado Springs, CO 80904   Directions

(719) 634-0696


Travel back in time to an authentic American Western boomtown at the Ghost Town Museum located in Colorado Springs. Voted as one of the 55 special attractions in American by Mobil Travel Guide and Family Circle Magazine, you'll step inside a blacksmith shop, saddle up to the saloon and meander through the General Store.

Money Museum

818 N Cascade Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80903   Directions

(719) 632-2646


Money talks at the Money Museum located in Colorado Springs. Interested capitalists can view more than 250,000 objects that speak the history of numismatics, from the earliest money to modern-day money, including rare coins, paper money, tokens and other currency from around the world.

ProRodeo Hall of Fame and Museum of the American Cowboy

101 Pro Rodeo Dr
Colorado Springs, CO 80919   Directions

(719) 528-4764


Lasso a legend at the ProRodeo Hall of Fame and Museum of the American Cowboy, aka, the only museum in the world dedicated exclusively to the sport of rodeo. Saddle up to learn the history of great American rodeo cowboys and rope in exhibits like the Wrangler National Finals Gallery displays of western memorabilia and art.

Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site

3202 Chambers Way
Colorado Springs, CO 80904   Directions

(719) 578-6777


Pay homage to American pioneers and their history at the Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site located in Colorado Springs. Explore the lifestyles and homes of the region's earliest inhabitants as you journey though the historic site. On your journey through the ranch, you'll see a display of what life was like when it was an American Indian area 1775, and during time periods like the 1860s Galloway Homestead, the 1880s Chambers Home and Ranch, and the 1907 Edwardian Country Estate.

Western Museum of Mining and Industry

225 North Gate Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80921   Directions

(719) 488-0880


Mine your own business at the Western Museum of Mining and Industry located in Colorado Springs. Discover nearly 4,000 artifacts as you travel across the 27-acre museum with exhibits like The Facet of Coal about the past, present and future of coal mining in the West. While you're there be sure to check out the theater and head to the gift shop to purchase exhibit-related merchandise.

World Figure Skating Museum & Hall of Fame

20 First St
Colorado Springs, CO 80906   Directions

(719) 635-5200


Scott Hamilton, Katarina Witt, and Nancy Harrington spin stories at the World Figure Skating Museum & Hall of Fame, the only museum in the world of its kind dedicated exclusively to the history of figure skating. You'll re-live notorious and magical moments in skating history through film and photographs and see the world of figure skating through the eyes of artists like Andy Warhol.

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