Friday, January 22, 2010

The Ute Indian Museum In Montrose Colorado

If you want to visit a Great Musuem about the culture of the Ute Indians don't miss the Ute Museum in Montrose Colorado. You can get an idea of all the exciting displays and information available within the Museum and the grounds surrounding the museum. When in Montrose don't miss the Ute Indian Museum.

Ute Indian Museum

The UteIndian Museum, located in Montrose, offers one of the most complete collections and exhibits featuring the Ute people of Colorado. Among the most noted figures in Ute history included are Chief Ouray and his wife Chipeta, Ignacio, Colorow, and Buckskin Charlie. Dioramas, changing exhibits, and programs bring the history and culture of these American Indians together for all to learn from and enjoy.

The Grounds of the museum include the Ouray Memorial Park, Chipeta's grave, a native plants garden, and an outdoor display honoring the Dominguez-Escalante Expedition of 1776.

During your visit, inquire about the various museum festivals and programs during the year, and stop by the museum store which features Indian Arts and Crafts and a great selection of books on Colorado and the West.

For more information call (970) 249-3098

Photo by William Woody


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