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Historic Ski & Snowshoe to The Magic Meadows Yurt

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

The museum is excited to collaborate with the Crested Butte Nordic Center to host a historic ski and snowshoe out to the magic meadows yurt! You’ll learn about the history of the area, including the The Big Mine, Peanut Lake Mine, Pittsburg, and Augusta Mines during the trip out to the yurt, and upon arriving […]

Interpretive In-House Museum Tours

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

Visit the museum on Friday mornings from 10am-11am for guided in-house interpretive tours of the museum and exhibits. Learn a brief history of Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley with focus on the subjects of each exhibit and the old Conoco that the museum calls home and get a chance to ask museum staff questions […]

Interpretive In-House Museum Tours

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

Visit the museum on Friday mornings from 10am-11am for guided in-house interpretive tours of the museum and exhibits. Learn a brief history of Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley with focus on the subjects of each exhibit and the old Conoco that the museum calls home and get a chance to ask museum staff questions […]

Interpretive In-House Museum Tours

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

Visit the museum on Friday mornings from 10am-11am for guided in-house interpretive tours of the museum and exhibits. Learn a brief history of Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley with focus on the subjects of each exhibit and the old Conoco that the museum calls home and get a chance to ask museum staff questions […]

Historic Winter Pub Crawl

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

  Join us for our winter historic pub crawl to learn history while enjoying libations at three locations throughout Crested Butte with local historians presenting at each location. Crawlers will get a commemorative Crested Butte Museum pub mug, a drink at each location, and light snacks. This event is 21+ only please, and tickets are […]

Kid’s cARTography 2 day Workshop – Exploring Art & History through Maps with the CB Museum & Trailhead Museum

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

The Crested Butte Museum and The Trailhead Children’s Museum are hosting a fun collaborative two-day activity workshop exploring mapping through the lens of art and history. Participants will get to explore downtown Crested Butte on a walking tour, get a behind the scenes tour of the Crested Butte Museum, learn about mapping techniques old and […]

Interpretive In-House Museum Tours

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

Visit the museum on Friday mornings from 10am-11am for guided in-house interpretive tours of the museum and exhibits. Learn a brief history of Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley with focus on the subjects of each exhibit and the old Conoco that the museum calls home and get a chance to ask museum staff questions […]

Elk Ave Historic Walking Tours

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

Crested Butte became a registered National Historic District in 1974 to preserve our distinctive buildings from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Join us on an Elk Avenue Walking Tour to learn about the history of the buildings, mining history, and stories from the community. Elk Avenue Walking Tours are offered on Wednesdays from […]

Interpretive In-House Museum Tours

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

Visit the museum on Friday mornings from 10am-11am for guided in-house interpretive tours of the museum and exhibits. Learn a brief history of Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley with focus on the subjects of each exhibit and the old Conoco that the museum calls home and get a chance to ask museum staff questions […]

Elk Ave Historic Walking Tours

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

Crested Butte became a registered National Historic District in 1974 to preserve our distinctive buildings from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Join us on an Elk Avenue Walking Tour to learn about the history of the buildings, mining history, and stories from the community. Elk Avenue Walking Tours are offered on Wednesdays from […]

Interpretive In-House Museum Tours

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

Visit the museum on Friday mornings from 10am-11am for guided in-house interpretive tours of the museum and exhibits. Learn a brief history of Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley with focus on the subjects of each exhibit and the old Conoco that the museum calls home and get a chance to ask museum staff questions […]

Kid’s Historical Preservation & Mural Creation Workshop with the CB Museum & Trailhead Museum

331 Elk Ave, Crested Butte

The Crested Butte Museum and The Trailhead Children’s Museum present a fun collaborative two-day activity workshop exploring art preservation and mural creation. Participants will get to explore downtown Crested Butte on a walking tour, get a behind the scenes tour of the Crested Butte Museum, learn about preservation techniques, and get to create a community […]