Nederland attractions

Carousel in Nederland

Carousel of Happiness

In the center of town, this 1910 carousel is a highlight for kids (and some grown-ups too!). A labor of love (and 26 years), the vintage frame and mechanism were refurbished and the 56 whimsical animals hand-carved …
Nature Center in Nederland

Wild Bear Mountain Ecology Center

This small nature center provides information about local trails as well as flora and fauna, mostly geared toward families. Workshops are offered year-round – think 'High Altitude Herb Walk' (identifying edible and …
Museum in Nederland

Nederland Mining Museum

This small museum gives a peek into the 19th-century mining industry history in Nederland, the reason why the town exists. Heavy machinery, rusting tools and photos are displayed inside and out. At 2pm a staffer giv…