Fort Vasquez Museum | Kids Out and About Denver

Fort Vasquez Museum

13412 U. S. Highway 85
Platteville , CO , 80651
Phone: 970-785-2832
40° 11' 39.336" N, 104° 49' 14.9952" W
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William Armstrong
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Visit the site of an 1835 fur-trading fort and follow the paths of founders Louis Vasquez and Andrew Sublette. The traders employed many of their mountain-man friends, including Baptiste Charbonneau and Jim Beckwourth, at their adobe outpost on the South Platte River.


Open hours: 
Sunday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm

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