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Top Choice Museum in Morrison

Morrison Natural History Museum

This small but excellent museum has displays on Morrison during the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods. There are huge dinosaur skulls as well as a full skeleton of a pteranodon, the flying reptile made popular on the …
Archaeological Site in Morrison

Dinosaur Ridge

Two interpretive trails as well as a self-guided tour showcase the impressive footprints and sandstone-encased fossils that make up Dinosaur Ridge. If little legs make hiking tough, a 45-minute guided bus tour is al…
Barbecue in Morrison

Willy’s Wings

Frills? Forget about it. Situated in what looks like the mobile home of a displaced Texan auntie, this place has some good wings. Stay away if you’re watching your waistline – just about everything on the menu is de…
Cafe in Morrison

Flights Wine Cafe

Flights serves up over 100 wines – by the glass or flight – in a cozy cottage setting. A menu of gourmet sandwiches and flatbreads, salads, and appetizers like smoked-trout dip and warmed Brie complement the wines w…
American in Morrison

Fort

This Colorado institution – an adobe-style 'fort' perched in the foothills 2 miles south of Morrison – has been around since 1963. The ambience is totally old school, a meeting of the Old West and a 1980s country cl…
Deli in Morrison

Tommy’s Subs

Seated in a strip mall right at the edge of a park, this locally owned sandwich shop gets a lot of lip service for the Philly cheesesteak and French dip subs. All of them come on locally baked bread rolls, 6in, 8in …