Buena Vista Heritage Museum, Buena Vista

4.5
Buena Vista Heritage owns the old courthouse museum on Main Street in Buena Vista, the Buena Vista Depot and caboose in McPhelemy Park, Turner Farm, and the St. Elmo Schoolhouse and Town Hall/Jail Site.
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4.6
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  • We were looking to kill some time while waiting for others to finish their rafting trip. We arrived right at opening and the kids enjoyed the train layout. Very friendly people.  more »
  • I liked this place and spent two hours looking at as much as I could. It's toward the east end of the main street in town - the one with all the old buildings built in the 1800's. An authentic 1800's ...  more »
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  • Agree with other reviews, a great little museum in a historic building, a fair price, $5, but no sr or military discount! The docent was informative & helpful, even showed us the train room & turned one on. The trains don’t operate every day, the rock & gem stone exhibit especially good.
  • This museum had lots of interesting things to do including an old-style classroom where children could participate and pretend to be in a classroom a hundred years ago. There was also a good collection of minerals had lots of exhibits that helped me understand how difficult it was for the mining community in the late 19th century

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