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The Gilpin History Museum was built in 1870. The two-story stone structure served as a school from 1870 to the 1960s. The museum has collections relating to the glory days of Gilpin County and has a re-creation of a typical Main Street.

Location: 228 E High St, Central City Colorado Telephone 303-582-5283

Other History nearby:
(Boulder) Boulder Museum of History
(Golden) Buffalo Bill Memorial Museum & Grave
(Central City) Gilpin History Museum
(Golden) Golden Pioneer Museum
(Golden) Historic Boettcher Mansion
(Grand Lake) Kaufman House

01/15 Coming to The Central City area
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