Museum of the West | Grand Junction, CO
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Museum of the West

462 Ute Ave. Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-0971, Toll Free: 888-488-3466, Fax: 970-242-3960
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The Museum of the West offers a thousand years of history that can be experienced. "Ride" in a stagecoach, "fly" a 1958 Cessna, gaze upon an ancient Anasazi pottery, follow the history of the weapons that tamed the west and venture into our uranium mine that will take you back to the "boom" of the 1950s. Discover exciting new exhibits that educate and entertain. Get connected to a wealth of historical, genealogical and natural history materials in the Loyd Files Research Library.

Located on the corner of Fifth Street and Ute Avenue in downtown Grand Junction.
Category: Historical Museum, Museum
Disabled Traveler Information: ADA-compliant, Handicapped Parking, Wheelchair-friendly
Discounts: Group Discount, Other Discounts, Senior Citizen Discount
Facility Amenities: Customized Tours, Driving time to nearby lodging (min.): 5, Gift Shop, Guided Tours, Interpretive Displays, Meeting Facilities, Motorcoach Parking, Parking, Self-guided Tours
General Information: Brochures, Hours: May 1 - Sept 30: Mon - Sat • 9 am to 5 pm; Sun • Noon to 4 pm Oct 1 - April 30: Mon - Sat • 10 am - 4 pm; Closed Sunday, Open Year-Round, Tour Schedule (if tours offered): Muse be pre-arranged
Location: Downtown
Payment Options: American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Personal Checks, Travelers Checks, Visa
Suitable For Ages: Adults (18+), Kids (5-8), Seniors (55+), Teens (13-18), Toddlers (up to 5), Tweens (9-12)
Time to Experience: 1 - 2 hours