San Juan County Historical Society, Silverton

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San Juan County Historical Society is located in Silverton. To visit San Juan County Historical Society on your holiday in Silverton, and find out what else Silverton has to offer, use our Silverton tour itinerary planner.
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  • An incredible museum that provides an in-depth look at the mining industry that thrived in Silverton. Outstanding displays and collections. Loved the jail! The museum is located at the far end of Gree...  more »
  • This has to be the best mining museum in the country and all the displays and craftsmanship that went into the set up is beautiful and informative!!  more »
  • Stopped by and was impressed with the range of displays in this museum. The original jail, displays about living in Silverton and one the largest collection of mining equipment and mining information ...  more »
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  • Extremely impressed with this amazingly affordable $8 (price at time of review for one adult) tour. Well worth every penny and more! Staff (the female working the counter) was very helpful and passionate about the historical society and even told us some interesting facts about the location. From the early day jail to mining history, the museum offers a great look of the area's past!
  • Thoroughly impressed with this museum. The people behind it have put thought, care, and passion into this experience and it absolutely shows! Well worth a visit!
  • One of the best mining museums that I have visited! Don't miss it if you like local history.
  • History is the best use your mind n learn
  • This is the go to museum for history of this area!

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