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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Gifts of the Past

The Cripple Creek District Museum Gift Shop carries hundreds of unique, hard-to-find items. The goods include quality reproduction Victorian china and glassware, rock and mineral samples, fine and costume jewelry, unique clocks, fixtures, old-fashioned kitchenware, toys, vases, oil lamps, candles, hand-crafted soaps, Southwestern jewelry, commemorative items, postcards, flower seeds, calendars, t-shirts, and hundreds of other one-of-a-kind gifts. We have the largest and best book stock in Teller County, including a vast selection of books on the history of Cripple Creek. We also carry books and artwork by local authors and artists.



Call 719-689-9540 with questions or to place an order.


The Museum is Open:

Winter Hours
10 a.m.- 4 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