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 (Summer June-October):

Wednesday – Saturday: 11:00am – 5:00pm
2020 Summer Season: July 1st- October 17th

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic Museum visitation is only available via timed entry appointment.  We have appointments each week, Wednesday-Saturday, at the following times:

11:00AM          1:00PM          2:00PM          4:00PM
11:15AM          1:15PM          2:15PM          4:15PM
11:30AM          1:30PM          2:30PM          
11:45AM                                 2:45PM

Days and times are subject to change depending on local health orders.  Individual groups are limited to 10 people.  

Please call the Museum at (970) 728-3344 to book or fill out the form below to book an appointment.  Please include your preferred date and time and number of people in your party in the message field

*Please note that your appointment is not considered booked until a Museum staff member reaches out to confirm your details. 

Please call the Museum at (970) 728-3344 for same-day appointments.

We thank you for your patience during this difficult time.


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.