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Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum

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331 Elk Avenue
Crested Butte, CO 81224
(970) 349-1880
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    The Museum is home to a number of exhibits with something to interest almost anyone. When you step into the front doors of the building you step into the past. The front of the building, which served as a hardware store from 1883-1996, features the famous coal stove and all the original cases filled with a sampling of the merchandise sold in the building historically. The front section of the building also houses a gallery of black and white portraits taken by Sandra Cortner of townsfolk who stayed to see Crested Butte through the thin times of the 1950-60s after the mine closed. The rear of t