Private guided group tours of Telluride’s history are available by reservation to groups of three or more people. One-hour tours are led by museum docents and staff who range in expertise depending on the nature of your trip. Tours must be reserved a minimum of two weeks in advance. Please contact us at (970) 728-3344 x5 or to discuss your tour. Private tour rates are $150 for up to 10 people and $15 for each additional participant. 

Available Tours

Historic Walking Tours
Join us for a one-of-a-kind experience exploring the history of Telluride with local storyteller Ashely Boling! Learn more about the people, the history, and the architecture that make Telluride so special.

Walking Tours start at the Museum every Tuesday and Thursday at 1pm during the summer and fall seasons. Advance reservations are not required. Tour price of $15/person ($10 for Museum members) includes Museum admission. We advise arriving to the Museum by 12:45pm at the latest. 

Lone Tree Cemetery Tours
Join knowledgeable Museum staff for a unique look into Telluride’s history. Discover the iconic people of the mines, the red light district, the unions, etc. who lived, worked, and were buried here. RSVPs are required for these tours as space is limited. 


For any questions regarding Telluride Historical Museum’s programs and events, please contact Theresa Koenigsknecht at 970.728.3344 x5, or e-mail at