East of Montrose on Highway 50 is the Museum of the Mountain West. Consisting of several dozen buildings and a collection of over 50,000 artifacts, the Museum is a must see for visitors of the Uncompahgre Valley.
Museum of the Mountain West
68169 E Miami Road
Montrose, CO 81401
Museum hours are Monday-Saturday, 8:30-4:30. To schedule tours for groups of 15 or more please contact the Museum via email or call (970) 240-3400.