Grand Junction, Colorado

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Grand Junction, Colorado, USA

Attractions in Grand Junction, Colorado

Amusements

  • DooZoo Children's Museum
    421 Colorado Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501-2510
    Downtown
    970-241-5225, A hands-on children's museum offering many exhibits and educational programs to help promote child development while having fun. more info  map

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Cross Orchards Living History Farm
    3073 F Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504
    970-434-9814, Turn-of-the-century historical farm with features including an original bunkhouse, barn, apple orchards, a model railroad exhibit, and the largest collection of Uintah... more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Colorado National Monument
    970-858-3617, Part of the Upper Sonoran desert and situated at the edge of the Uncompahgre Uplift, Colorado National Monument features 32 square miles of deep canyons and soaring... more info  map

Libraries & Research Centers

  • Mesa County Libraries - Central Library
    530 Grand Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501
    970-243-4442, Mesa County's Central Library is normally open Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., until 6:00 p.m. Fridays, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturdays and on... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Art Center, The
    1803 Seventh Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501
    970-243-7337, This art center features a permanent collection and special exhibition throughout the year by Western artists. more info  map

  • Dinosaur Journey Museum
    550 Jurassic Court, Fruita, CO 81521
    970-858-7282, This hands-on, interactive museum includes paleontology displays, a working laboratory where dinosaur bones are prepared for display, collections room where scientists... more info  map

  • Museum of West Colorado
    P.O. Box 2000, Grand Junction, CO 81501
    970-242-0971, Exhibits of uranium mine and area's prehistoric/post settlement history. Many traveling exibits. Educational tower offers 360 degrees of views as well as a working... more info  map

National Parks & Natural Wonders

  • Grand Mesa National Forest
    2250 Highway 50, Delta, CO 81416
    970-874-6600, Along with the Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests, the Grand Mesa National Forest covers 3,161,912 acres of public land in the central and southern Rocky... more info

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Western Colorado Botanical Gardens
    641 Struthers Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501
    970-245-9030, Situated along the Colorado River, the Western Colorado Botanical Gardens features a tropical greenhouse, the Butterfly House, an herb garden, a cactus garden, rose... more info  map

Science & Technology

  • Western Colorado Math & Science Center
    2660 Unaweep Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81503
    One & Three-Fourths Miles From Downtown
    970-254-1626, Located in the "New Emerson School", this learning center features over 160 hands-on science and math displays for children of all ages to explore the concepts of... more info  map

Vineyards, Wineries & Breweries

  • Colorado Wine Room
    455 Kokopelli Boulevard, Suite A, Fruita, CO 81521
    970-858-6330, The Colorado Wine Room is a wine tasting room and small winery that promotes Colorado's best wines to wine enthusiasts across the country.  more info  map

  • Confre Cellars and Rocky Mountain Meadery
    3701 G Road, Palisade, CO 81526
    970-464-7899, The Rocky Mountain Meadery, located in Colorado's wine and fruit country, hand crafts each batch of mead, or honey wine, to produce a beautiful, clear drink. They... more info  map

  • Garfield Estates
    3572 G Road, Palisade, CO 81526
    970-464-0941, Garfield estates has currently 11 acres planted with five different varieties of grapes: Syrah, Viognier, Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, and Muscat Ottonel. Their winery is... more info  map

  • Grande River Vineyards
    787 Elberta Avenue, Palisade, CO 81526
    970-464-5867, Grand River Vineyards top varietals are Merlot, Chardonnay and Viognier. Their own personal brands are Grand River Vineyards, and GRV Everyday.  more info  map

  • Mesa Park Vineyards
    3321 C Road, Palisade, CO 81526
    970-434-4191, Mesa Park Vineyards' tasting room is open Thursday through Monday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or by appointment. more info  map

  • Rocky Mountain Meadery
    3701 G Road, Palisade, CO 81526
    970-464-7899, Meadery of the Rockies, situated in the heart of Colorado's wine and fruit country, hand crafts each batch of Mead, or honey wine, using the most advanced technology to... more info  map

  • St. Kathryn Cellars
    785 Elberta Avenue, Palisade, CO 81526
    Founded in 1999, Saint Kathryn Cellars is a small winery that produces table wine, dessert wine, fruit & berry wine and port.  more info  map

  • Two Rivers Winery
    2087 Broadway, Grand Junction, CO 81503
    970-255-1471, Founded in 1999, Two Rivers Winery, located on the Western Slope of Colorado, produces table wine. Their top varietals are Chardonnay, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon. ... more info  map

  • Vineland Corporation, The
    3553 E Road, Palisade, CO 81526
    970-464-7921, Founded in 1978, the Vineland Corp produces table wine, sparkling wine. dessert wine and fruit & berry wine from 22 acres of vineyards. Their top varietals include... more info  map

  

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