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Louisville Historical Museum

1001 Main St, Louisville, CO 80027-1725
+1 303-665-9048
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Quaint Town Packed w Great Food

Saturday morning til 1pm is Farmers Market. Every other day is quiet in this 2-3 block historical... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
via mobile
Loved the tour!

We just moved to Louisville a year ago and the tour gave us a stronger appreciation for this great... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
Kansas City, Missouri
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1001 Main St, Louisville, CO 80027-1725
+1 303-665-9048
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Saturday morning til 1pm is Farmers Market. Every other day is quiet in this 2-3 block historical cow Poke town. McMansions is the new way but step back & fond Moxie!

Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We just moved to Louisville a year ago and the tour gave us a stronger appreciation for this great little town. It included a tour of a shop and a home from the 1800s.

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Stopped at the museum and were so impressed. The displays were informative and the out buildings depicting life during the towns mining Era and boom, excellent. Wonderful books available for sale, one which we purchased outlining the historic homes of Colorado. The best part of...More

1  Thank Karenmtthw
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Its looks small from the outside but there are 3 buildings housing historical artifacts. It's delightful for local but equally interested for how life was a couple of generations ago. One building has an old general store with additional artifacts fit into the available space,...More

3  Thank 2kidsTraveler
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Wonderful surprise that it was free. Fun to see and hear about Louisville's history. Love the photos and items

1  Thank JJBBMOW
Reviewed 11 December 2015

There are some interesting exhibits in the this small town museum. I believe the house next door was ordered from the Sears Catalog! There are old photos and some memorabilia from the mining days. The museum has very limited hours, which are posted on the...More

1  Thank CelticChick52
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Bridget is the Best, very helpful. We were looking for street history, and she had old photos and map, which helped.

1  Thank tom r
Reviewed 2 September 2015

What a cool little museum, anything you might like to know about old Louisville, the ladies here will probably know it or something else like it. The museum has plans for expansion and already has 2 other buildings, one of which houses a model recreation...More

1  Thank Miriahm D
Reviewed 6 June 2015

We dropped in on the night we went to the Art Walk. The museum is very heavy on old photographs, but the people are very knowledgeable and friendly. There are some ineteresting things like the old curtains to the theatre, maps of where the coal...More

3  Thank David B
Reviewed 30 August 2014

The Louisville Historical Museum is located in the historic downtown of the former coal mining settlement. It uses historical photographs and other artifacts to tell the storied history of Louisville. The curator of the museum is a very friendly and knowledgable woman dedicated to preserving...More

4  Thank Dansanity
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