About the Museum
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Calendar of Events
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Evenings of History
How to Join
Interpretive Markers
Lodging, Dining and area attractions
Mines, Mountain Roads and Rocks
Museum Endowment Fund - Buy a Brick
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OCHS Board of Directors
Ouray's Architectural Heritage
Ouray Community Organizations
Ouray School Wiki
Ouray Walking Tour
Red Mountain Hikes
Ridgway Walking Tour
Ross Moore Mining Library
Special Events and Exhibits
Vignettes of History

Ouray County Museum

PO Box 151, Ouray, CO 81427

 Welcome to our Museum!


Eight Weekly Evenings of History presentations beginning on June 16, 2020

Visit our Calendar of Events page for a complete listing of our 2020 activities

We are located at 420 6th Avenue in Ouray Colorado.

2018 Museum Hours: April 19 - May 14: Thur thru Sat 10:00 am to 4:30 pm ; May 15 to Sept 30: Monday thru Sat 10:00 am to 4:30 pm and Sun 12:00 Noon to 4:30 pm;  Oct 1 - Nov 15: Thur thru Sat 10:30 am to 4:30 pm. We will be closed from Nov 10, 2018 to April 15, 2019 but we will open the museum in the winter for groups of six or more adults (no discounts). To request a visit, email us at OCHS@ouraynet.com.

List of Biographical Family Photos

OCHS is now selling duplicate USGS Bulletins

You can now Donate or Pay Membership fees using Paypal

See what others have to say about our Museum

Museum Wish List

We now offer private guided walking tours of Ouray

Frequently Asked Questions about the Museum

Tour the Museum Rooms

Tour Ouray Historic Buildings

Admission: $7.00 adults, $3.00 Youth (6-15), and children under 6 are free. Annual Memberships begin at $30.00 and admission is free to members. Contact us for group rates. Click here for school group rates. The Ouray County Museum is funded by admissions, donations and memberships. We thank you for your support. If you are planning on visiting Ouray and the surrounding area please see our lodging page.