Science and Technology

This section features museums and other attractions related to science, technology and industrial history, including railroads, aviation and other forms of transportation. Natural history museums are listed in the "Creatures" section but may also be listed here.

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Idaho Springs, CO, USA

The Argo Gold Mine and Mill is a former mining and milling property in Idaho Springs, Colorado. . .

Denver, CO, USA

The Colorado Aviation Historical Society is located at Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum. . .


Golden, CO, USA

This railroad museum features steam locomotives, passenger cars, a reconstructed telegraph office, model trains and other attractions. . .

Golden, CO, USA

The Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum is a geology museum based in the Colorado School of Mines in Golden, Colorado. . .


Denver, CO, USA

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is a municipal natural history and science museum. . .

Fort Collins, CO, USA

The Fort Collins Museum of Discovery is a partnership of two educational institutions that merged in 2008. . .

Georgetown, CO, USA

The Georgetown Loop Railroad is a 3 ft narrow gauge heritage railroad that runs between Georgetown and Silver Plume. . .

Boulder, CO, USA

The University of Colorado Museum of Natural History houses more than 4 million artifacts and specimens. . .


Leadville, CO, USA

The National Mining Hall of Fame is dedicated to commemorating the work of miners and people who work with natural resources. . .


Fairplay, CO, USA

South Park City is an open-air museum in Fairplay, Colorado. . .

Denver, CO, USA

The Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum is located on the former Lowry Air Force Base in Denver. . .

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