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Trinidad History Museum

Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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What a beautiful reminder of the colorful history and past

This beautifully restored and active mansion is a wonderful reminder fo the colorful history and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
WJD_CO
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Longmont, Colorado
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This is a small museum but is filled with the history. Now I understand why Trinidad has many... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
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300 E Main St, not open October, Trinidad, CO 81082-2713
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beautifully restored and active mansion is a wonderful reminder fo the colorful history and past in Trinidad. They have art Exhibits there, and events like the Friday evening concerts in the summer. It truly is a community gathering place and great history lesson for...More

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Abigail M, Manager at Trinidad History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review; we are thrilled that you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 11 October 2018

This is a small museum but is filled with the history. Now I understand why Trinidad has many beautiful buildings.

Thank Ami B
Abigail M, Manager at Trinidad History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

We are thrilled that you found the museum to be informative!

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

This town had a lot going on in its day & it is bustling once more. This museum gives you a great feel for what was going on at the turn of the century. Lots of great info and excellent displays. Staff was friendly &...More

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Abigail M, Manager at Trinidad History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you for your review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 10 September 2018

The house part of this museum is a work in progress and there's a lot to go. Maybe the new pot shop entrepreneurs in the area could support it a bit more...hint, hint. But the museum nearby (included) is a tribute to local history Really...More

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Abigail M, Manager at Trinidad History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Hi there! We are undergoing a restoration project for one of our houses, as well as in the process of preparing for new exhibits on site. Next time you're in town, we should have even more information to check out. Thank you for visiting and...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018

Trinidad's history includes visits and stays by some of the West's most notorious characters! This museum is a wealth of information. Although this beautiful mansion is undergoing some much-needed interior renovation, it is well worth a visit!

Thank Tracy M
Abigail M, Manager at Trinidad History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

We are glad that you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Very worth a stop. I had time to kill and always enjoy history. This little gem is packed with it. Take a few hours and have a look. They even have one of Kit Carson’s coats!

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Abigail M, Manager at Trinidad History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you for your visit!

Reviewed 27 June 2018

I have taken a couple family members here and this place is filled with history and knowledgeable staff. It truly is step back in time and the museum is very well done for a small town museum. It will be way more than you expect...More

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Abigail M, Manager at Trinidad History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

We are honored that you've brought family to visit us, and thrilled that you enjoyed your time here. It's experiences like these that make the work we do here worthwhile :)

Reviewed 19 June 2018

This place is full of hidden treasures and history on the town of Trinidad and the Santa Fe Trail. Staff is very knowledgeable, and what really blew me away is the museum is actually an entire block of things to do and see. Historic homes...More

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Abigail M, Manager at Trinidad History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you for visiting our site and taking the time to review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 10 June 2018

The Trinidad History Museum is a wonderful find in the town. The museum consists of two residences that are in excellent shape. We took the tour to find out more about the history of the houses. I can highly recommend the tour and museum. It...More

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Abigail M, Manager at Trinidad History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you for your visit! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your tour and time here.

Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit to this interesting museum - visited with my husband and another couple and thoroughly enjoyed our time here. Can not believe how good the guide was - his knowledge of Trinidad and the Baca and Bloom Houses was exceptional! Really enjoyed...More

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Abigail M, Manager at Trinidad History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed your visit! We will be passing along your compliment to our docent :)

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Marco57
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Hello, The last guided tour takes off at 3pm and the museum closes at 4pm. We do our best to be as helpful as possible when guests need extra time. We look forward to your visit!
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