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Miramont Castle Museum

9 Capitol Hill Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1618
+1 719-685-1011
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Thanks to Leah for making our Hi-Tea a wonderful and delightfully tasty lunch Everything including... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
1952Patricia1952
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guthrie
via mobile
Love the Victorian feel!!

My daughter and I enjoyed both a tour and a High Tea experience. There was much more food offered... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nancy O
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Construction of Miramont Castle began in 1895 as a private residence for Fr. Jean Baptiste Francolon and his mother. Miramont has four floors,The Castle has 30 rooms to view covering 14,000 sq. feet. The building features 9 styles of architecture. Enjoy an elegant High Tea in the Queen's Parlour Tea Room.
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  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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9 Capitol Hill Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1618
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Thanks to Leah for making our Hi-Tea a wonderful and delightfully tasty lunch Everything including the tea and hats And of course all the hand made desserts Wonderful afternoon Make sure and make a reservation

Thank 1952Patricia1952
Jennifer W, Guest Relations Manager at Miramont Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your wonderful response. Leah is our head baker, tearoom manager and server on Tuesdays. She wears many hats, and is a joy to have on our team. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us. Have a pleasant day!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I enjoyed both a tour and a High Tea experience. There was much more food offered than expected and the tea was wonderful. We enjoyed wearing beautiful Victorian hats to complete our experience. It was fun! The self-guided tour was very educational...More

Thank Nancy O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this attraction on a whim and was pleasantly surprised. They have a lot of artifacts and are doing a great job restoring it. Finding where the parking lot was proved to be a little tricky. Would recommend this for adults only. Kids will not...More

Thank Desiree P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting place to tour, not very expensive, comfortable inside, lots of artifacts. You can tour basement firemans museum and attic area servents quarters. It's work in progress, they're working on areas of it and in some cases the descriptions on the walls don't match what's...More

Thank TREVI36
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The castle has a self guided tour for a low cost. There is plenty of history to learn and lots of artifacts to see. The castle is 4 floors and very large. There are lots of rooms to visit with amazing artifacts preserved from the...More

Thank Eshafer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have time and you like history, architecture, are a fireman, or are Catholic take time out for a casual, relaxed paced, self guided tour of the castle. Oh, to see it back in the day when it was alive and before was modified....More

Thank 97joee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting my daughters, we decided to try visiting a Castle. This one was built for a French priest and his mother. It has been through a lot, so it has quite a history. I found the self-guided tour very nice, as we took our time...More

Thank G B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This attraction is definitely worth seeing while in Colorado Springs. This building has been many different things over the years and the volunteers have done a great job in trying to restore it back to the way the original owner intended. It's well worth the...More

1  Thank Ohtobeinsandiego
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This was our 2nd year with our group of ladies having High Tea for Mother's Day. What a hidden gem! The 4 course meal was so delicious and filling, best scones I've ever had. Very nice selection of teas as well. The service has always...More

1  Thank glensouth127
Jennifer W, Public Relations Manager at Miramont Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you so much for the very kind words. We are so pleased that you had such a great time. The staff really enjoyed having you and your group here with us. We hope that you will continue to join us for your annual Mother's...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We have visited the castle several time and it never gets old. I love the history! As always It was a Great experience and we had a great time. Next time we will have to have tea.

1  Thank I-LIV-2-TRVL-2
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
ieatlas
What is the average time it takes to do the tour?
11 June 2017|
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Response from Jennifer W | Property representative |
The average time to tour is 45 minutes to an hour. You may take longer if you wish. We hope to see you soon.
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Susan A
Are the grounds handicapped accessible? Are the tours of the inside of the castle accessible for an electric scooter? If I just wanted to see the grounds, what is the fee?
24 December 2016|
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Response from Jennifer W | Property representative |
Hello! The Castle is handicap accessible. We have a chair lift that we can take you from the 1stt floor to the 2nd. We have another chair lift from the 2nd floor to the 3rd floor, however, it does not hold a wheelchair or a... More
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Hannah G
What is the cost of doing one of the teas? I'm looking on the website and I see the menu but no prices. The only prices I see is for admission.
12 July 2016|
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Response from Barbara D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry that I can't help you. We never checked it out because of time restraints.
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