Locations, Hours, and Admission

Locations, Hours, Admission, & more

Please note: All sites are closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

In addition, sites may close for special events or emergencies. Please call to confirm status.

550 Jurassic Court | Fruita, COFossils from the Western Slope
It's Friday 11:42 PMSorry, we're closed
Monday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Tuesday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Thursday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Friday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Saturday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Sunday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM

Admission

Adults $9 | Kids $5 | Seniors – $7

Museum members admitted free

Museums For All (EBT cardholders with ID will be admitted for free)

462 Ute Avenue | Grand Junction, COHistory, art, and archaeology from the Western Slope
It's Friday 11:42 PMSorry, we're closed
MondayClosed
Tuesday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Thursday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Friday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Saturday10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
SundayClosed

Admission

Adults $7 |  Kids $4 | Seniors $6

Museum members admitted free

Museums For All (EBT cardholders with ID will be admitted for free)

3073 F Road | Grand Junction, COA historic site exploring agriculture and railroads
It's Friday 11:42 PMSorry, we're closed
MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
WednesdayClosed
ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Admission

Cross Orchards is now closed for the season. We are still available for school tours. Please schedule in advance.

Free for all! Donations are welcome.

Ride-on-Train or Firetruck (Saturdays)

$2.00 Children | $3.00 Adults  

Upcoming Special Events

Mar 2024
Mar 09, 2024 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Annual Speakeasy Fundraiser: Night on the Barbary Coast

The Museums of Western Colorado presents our Annual Speakeasy Fundraiser on Saturday, March 9th from 7-10pm! Come join us for a night of debauchery honoring Grand Junction’s historic red-light district, […]

Museum of the West, 462 Ute Avenue
Grand Junction, Colorado 81501 United States
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Mar 11, 2024 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sensory Night

Do you or a person you know have a sensory processing need? Getting out to the museums can be overwhelming and overstimulating. We get it!! Our Monthly Sensory Friendly Events […]

Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court
Fruita, CO 81521 United States
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Apr 2024
Apr 08, 2024 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sensory Night

Do you or a person you know have a sensory processing need? Getting out to the museums can be overwhelming and overstimulating. We get it!! Our Monthly Sensory Friendly Events […]

Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court
Fruita, CO 81521 United States
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May 2024
May 13, 2024 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sensory Night

Do you or a person you know have a sensory processing need? Getting out to the museums can be overwhelming and overstimulating. We get it!! Our Monthly Sensory Friendly Events […]

Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court
Fruita, CO 81521 United States
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May 17, 2024 8:00 am - 6:30 pm

Jurassic National Monument Full-Day Trip

Meet at: Dinosaur Journey Museum, Fruita at 8:00AM Minimum Age: 8 (guests ages 16 or under must be accompanied by an adult) Description: Discover one of the largest dinosaur bone […]

Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court
Fruita, CO 81521 United States
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May 30, 2024 May 30, 2024 - May 31, 2024

May 30th – 31st Two-Day Traildust Theropod Experience

Meet at: Dinosaur Journey Museum, Fruita at 8:00 AM Minimum Age: 8 (guests ages 16 or under must be accompanied by a paying adult Description: This expedition is for those […]

Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court
Fruita, CO 81521 United States
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Jun 2024
Jun 07, 2024 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

June 7th Full Day Dig

Meet at: Dinosaur Journey Museum, Fruita at 8:00AM Minimum Age: 7 (guests ages 16 or under must be accompanied by a paying adult) Difficulty: Easy. No hiking is required on […]

Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court
Fruita, CO 81521 United States
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Jun 08, 2024 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

June 8th Half Day Dig

Meet at: Dinosaur Journey Museum, Fruita at 8:00AM Minimum Age: 5 (guests ages 16 or under must be accompanied by an adult) Difficulty: Easy. No hiking is required on this […]

Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court
Fruita, CO 81521 United States
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Jun 10, 2024 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sensory Night

Do you or a person you know have a sensory processing need? Getting out to the museums can be overwhelming and overstimulating. We get it!! Our Monthly Sensory Friendly Events […]

Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court
Fruita, CO 81521 United States
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Jun 17, 2024 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

June 17th Half Day Dig

Meet at: Dinosaur Journey Museum, Fruita at 8:00AM Minimum Age: 5 (guests ages 16 or under must be accompanied by an adult) Difficulty: Easy. No hiking is required on this […]

Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court
Fruita, CO 81521 United States
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General Contact Information:

Administration & Mailing Address:

Museums of Western Colorado
462 Ute Ave.
Grand Junction, Colorado 81501

(970) 242-0971

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