Support the Museum, Win Prizes!

You can win a week’s stay in Moloka’i, Hawaii, $500 Cash, a 90-Minute Massage, Backpacking Pack + Gear, $600 gift certificate for Irwin Guides, $120 Gift Certificate for Speckled Goose Culinary, or a Gift Certificate for Alpengardener!

Sales end on Saturday, July 31st at 4:00pm MST

Join us for a Historic Pub Crawl!

Join us for history and libations on August 5th from 4pm-7pm.  Learn from 3 local historians at 3 local establishments in the town of Crested Butte!

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The Crested Butte Museum preserves, shares, and celebrates the history and traditions of Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley.  Through engaging educational and cultural experiences, the museum connects people to the past, the place, and each other.  We invite you to visit the museum to explore our exhibits, attend a historic walking tour of Elk Avenue, join an educational event, or experience the museum at home through our history at home recordings and more.

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Your Donations & Membership Help us Further Our Mission

Your support makes it possible for the Crested Butte Museum to create educational programming for all ages, preserve our historical collections, and maintain our exhibits.  Together, we can inspire wonder in our past by preserving the history of Crested Butte and Gunnison Valley.

Museum Membership Benefits

  • Museum admission is free for you and 1 guest


  • Discounted rates for Museum events (including historic downtown walking tours!)
  • 10% Off on All Museum Store Purchases


  • Invites to Exclusive Member Events & Online Content