Visit the 1890's Gold Rush at

Visit Three Buildings Filled With Cripple Creek Gold Rush History  ~  Great Artifacts  ~  Victorian Rooms  ~ Gift Shop
 Turn-of-the-Century Assay Office  ~  Historical Photos of Gold Rush History  ~  Online Digital Photo Archives
Gift Shop Is Open Through the Winter!



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The Cripple Creek District Museum holds several special events each year, including walking tours, ghost walk tours, historic performances and much more.

Cripple Creek District Museum

Schedule of Events 2017

Sept. 9 - Chili Cookoff and Cruise Above the Clouds, Fall Festival
Entry Form

Panning daily starting June 1

Ghost Walk Tours weekends starting June 1

Book Signings TBD


The Museum is Open

Winter Hours
10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday

Summer Hours:
Memorial Day Weekend to Mid-October
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
7 Days A Week
Groups and Schools welcome! Please contact museum director to arrange a special
appointment by email at
Cripple Creek District Museum 5th & Bennett Ave., PO Box 1210, Cripple Creek, CO 80813
 719-689-2634 719-689-9540