Gunnison attractions

Museum in Gunnison

Pioneer Museum

Definitely worth a stop for auto aficionados, with 16 buildings crammed with old cars and carts, tools and trains, and a fascinating telephony display. The Model T and Model A Fords bookend the auto collection again…
Historic Site in Gunnison

Johnson Building

The Johnson Building was erected in 1881 and traded as a restaurant from 1901, originally as the Royal Cafe and later as the Johnston Restaurant until 1985. It's now a gallery and antique store downstairs, with offi…
Historic Site in Gunnison

Smith Opera House

The old Smith Opera House is indeed an oddity. It was built in 1882 and is rather bovine in its proportions and outlook. The building opened in 1883, but within a year was sold in a repossession sale and divided up …