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Barney Ford House Museum, Breckenridge

(4.5/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • Located just off Main Street is the Barney Ford Museum. Ford was a freed slave that was the first black man to settle in Breck. He became quite successful and a visit to the museum affords a "look bac...  more »
  • Lovingly restored home of Barney Ford, an early Colorado businessman. Docent was knowledgeable and friendly. Every item and image in the home is carefully labeled. Suggested donation of $5.  more »
  • I had never heard of this man but what a life he led! His house must have been a showplace! He docent was er knowledgeable and also let us read things at our own pace.  more »
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  • It's the preserved house of a relatively major figure of the town's past, a former slave who traveled the world and made some decent money from operating hotels. The docent was knowledgeable and quite friendly.
  • Well organized & clean. The curator was informative.
  • Beautiful replica of a honorable mans home and life.
  • Excellent information