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Every Rail Has A Silver Lining: A Historic Walking Tour of the Railroad

When:
October 3, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
2020-10-03T10:00:00-06:00
2020-10-03T12:00:00-06:00
Where:
The CB Museum
331 Elk Ave
Crested Butte, CO 81224
USA
Cost:
$30 members / $35 non-members
Contact:
9703491880
Every Rail Has A Silver Lining: A Historic Walking Tour of the Railroad @ The CB Museum | Crested Butte | Colorado | United States

Join the Museum for themed Saturday tours featuring railroad historian Russ Lallier, August 15th and 29th at 10am and October 3rd at 10am. In 1870, General William J Palmer formed the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad, which would arrive in Crested Butte on November 21st, 1881. Join Russ for a two-hour tour covering the railroad history of Crested Butte, the important role we played in the industrial revolution of the west, from the Big Mine and coke ovens to our newly rehabilitated D&RG Depot. Meet at the Museum. Space is limited and tickets may be purchased in advance. Visit crestedbuttemuseum.com or call 970-349-1880 for more information or to reserve your place.

Day of the tour:

Come to the Museum 15 minutes prior to the start time of your tour and wait in the garden directly west of our building. Signs will be in place to direct you. If you have not pre-registered, check with the cashier and/or tour guide to see if we have space. You will be permitted to join and pay the day of the tour unless we have already reached our maximum tour size.

We highly recommend registering and paying now to ensure your spot is saved! This is especially important with group size regulations changing often due to COVID-19.

Private tours may also be scheduled for groups of three or more by calling the Museum at 970-349-1880.

Register Using the Form Below! Thank you!

In the event that the participant would like to withdraw from the tour, they must notify the Museum immediately.  Our cancellation policy is as follows:

  • COVID-19 Related Cancellation:  100% Refund

  • Less than 48 Hours Notice: No Refund

  • Less than 1 Week Notice:  50% Refund

  • 1+ Week Notice:  75% Refund

*Cancellation refunds are at the discretion of The Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum and will be determined by the above policy and may be determined on a case by case basis.

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