Ridgway Colorado Local Business

Museums & Education

Enjoy a region for of history and opportunities to grow

  • Ridgway School District R-2
  • Ridgway Railroad Museum
  • Ridgway School District R-2

    As a highly individualized public school, our mission is to prepare all students for success in a changing world by teaching them critical and creative thinking skills, inspiring their imaginations and talents, and empowering them to contribute as local and global citizens. Our K-12 programs consistently produce students who exceed in both the classroom and in life.

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  • Ridgway Railroad Museum

    The Ridgway Railroad Museum is dedicated to the preservation of the history of railroading in Ouray County and surrounding areas.

    Open daily June-September, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Open daily in May and October, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

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  • Ridgway School District R-2
  • Ridgway Railroad Museum
Fortuna Tierra Ridgway Colorado

Fortuna Tierra Club

Fortuna Tierra Club is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in good standing with the IRS. This philanthropic organization was organized by women on Log Hill Mesa, Colorado in 1970 to give aid and support to neighbors. All FTC fundraising proceeds remain in the Ridgway, CO community. FTC funds are used to provide scholarships for students who graduate from the Ridgway Secondary School or live within the Ridgway school district boundaries. FTC also assists the Ridgway community in support of school, fire department, senior citizens and other community needs.

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Pinhead Institute based in Telluride Colorado

Pinhead Institute

Pinhead Institute is a Smithsonian Affiliate based in Telluride, Colorado that strives to promote science-education both locally and globally. An international network of the world’s leading scientists supports our many educational programs providing unparalleled opportunity to high-level scientific education in rural Colorado. Pinhead Institute educates and inspires children and adults in the greater Telluride region about the wonders of science and technology.

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Ridgway School District R-2

Ridgway School District R-2

As a highly individualized public school, our mission is to prepare all students for success in a changing world by teaching them critical and creative thinking skills, inspiring their imaginations and talents, and empowering them to contribute as local and global citizens. Our K-12 programs consistently produce students who exceed in both the classroom and in life.

Read more: Ridgway School District R-2

Something for Everyone

Ridgway, Colorado is ideally situated at the base of the San Juan Mountains and is anything but a quiet little town. Enjoy a range of outdoor activities as well as various arts and entertainment, and explore our rich history and heritage.

Visitors Center & Ridgway Area Chamber

The Ridgway Area Chamber of Commerce promotes business and community development in the Town of Ridgway and the surrounding area. The chamber operates the Visitors Center, which is open from May 1 through October 1 and is located at 150 Racecourse Road, Ridgway, Colorado 81432 (across from Citizens Bank off of HWY 62).

P.O. Box 544
Ridgway, Colorado 81432

800.220.4959
970.626.5181
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See you in Ridgway

Adventure, night life and all around easy living await you in Ridgway Colorado, gateway to the San Juan Mountains.

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