Bill & Todd’s Excellent Ames Adventure is an action packed day of history and ice climbing in Ames, the site of the world’s first commercial alternating current power plant using Nikola Tesla’s technology! Meet at the Telluride Historical Museum at 9:00 a.m. sharp to be fitted for gear. Then head to Ames and get a private tour of the Ames Power Plant, afterwards Mountain Trip will provide an introduction to ice climbing while you explore the totally awesome history and basics of this intense sport.
Hit the slopes with local storyteller Ashley Boling as he recounts Telluride’s past. The two hour tour across the Telluride Ski Resort will give a general overview of our region’s history from mining to skiing and will cover terrain that is mild to moderate.u turn!
The Telluride Historical Museum will re-open on Tuesday, Dec. 4 for the winter. A few artifacts have been rotated and the current annual exhibit “Children of Winter Never Grow Old: Snow Sports in the San Juans” is currently on display. Winter hours of Tuesday – Saturday 11:00 a.m.-5:00p.m. will continue throughout the season until April 7th.
The respected filmmaker returns to Telluride for the fifth edition of An Evening with Ken Burns presented by the Telluride Historical Museum at the Michael D. Palm Theatre on Sunday, August 24th at 5:30 p.m.
The Telluride Historical Museum is excited to announce its 15th annual Feasting on History fundraising dinner. This year’s event, which will take place on Friday, August 17th, will be a progressive dinner hosted by Becky & Bill Deupree, Shari & Pete Mitchell, and Ingrid & Brian Poulin in the Adams Ranch area of Mountain Village.
The Telluride Historical Museum is looking for volunteers for its Free Family Night at the Museum: Snow Sports in July.
201 W. Gregory Ave.
P.O. Box 1597
Telluride, CO 81435
(at the top of North Fir Street) | Directions
Monday-Saturday, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Sunday, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Thursdays until 7:00 p.m. (Locals get in free!)
(December- April 6th)
Tuesday-Saturday, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Locals get in free on Thursday!