Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Museum’s visitation policy has changed.  Please see details below.


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The Museum is located in Telluride Colorado at
201 W. Gregory Avenue (at the top of Fir Street)
Telluride, CO 81435
Phone: (970) 728-3344

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Museum Hours (Offseason):

The Telluride Historical Museum is currently closed until early December for the fall off season.  During this time we may be able to accommodate private openings of the Museum depending on staff availability and our off season maintenance schedule.  Please allow a minimum  of 48 hours to coordinate an off season visit.

If you are interested in visiting this off season, please fill out the form below.  Please include your name and the number of people in your potential party.  Please note that your booking is not confirmed until you are contacted by a Museum staff member.

We appreciate your patience.


Museum Hours (Winter December-April*):

Wednesday – Saturday: 11:00am – 5:00pm.
Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day.

Winter Holiday Hours:
Dec. 24th: 11AM – 3PM
Dec. 25th: CLOSED
Dec. 31st: 11AM – 3PM
Jan. 1st: CLOSED

2020-2021 Winter Season: December 1st – April 3rd

*Days, hours, and access are all tentative pending local health orders in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Please check back for details and/or call the Museum prior to planning your winter visit.

Off Seasons:

The Museum is closed during two off season periods.
During this time, staff conducts routine maintenance, cleaning, and exhibit installation.
Tours can be arranged based on staff availability and the condition of the Museum, but these tours must be arranged at least 24 hours in advance.

Please contact the Museum at (970) 728-3344 or via email at [email protected] to inquire about off season tours and program availability.

2019 Fall Off Season: October 14th – December 2nd
2020 Spring Off Season: April 5th – May 31st

Admission Fees:

$7 General Admission
$5 Students (6-17)

$5 Seniors (65 and older)
Free for Museum members and children 5 and under
Free admission for active military personnel


There are four parking spaces located near the Museum. If you need additional parking spaces, please contact the Museum in order to receive temporary parking passes on Fir Street. There is disability parking available near the Museum.


The Telluride Historical Museum is committed to making its facilities and programs accessible to all visitors. Museum galleries and entrances are wheelchair accessible. Restrooms are located on the ground floor and are equipped with handicap railing.