It was established in 1964 to preserve the history of San Juan County. The mining heritage has contributed towards the development of this place and the museum shows an incredible display of the mining industry that thrived in Silverton. The displays and craftsmanship are mind blowing. When you walk around the museum you will gather lots of information about the mining history, equipment, and process. The photographs hung around tell a lovely story. There is lots of information and knowledge packed in this little place. So get on your toes and explore as much as you can.
How to Reach San Juan County Historical Society
- Rented Car/taxi