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Southern Ute Cultural Center and Museum

Ignacio, Colorado

Jeremy Wade Shockley | Southern Ute Drum
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Southern Ute Cultural Center and Museum

Ignacio, Colorado

Nancy Young | Southern Ute Shared Services
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Southern Ute Cultural Center and Museum

Ignacio, Colorado

McKayla Lee | Southern Ute Drum
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Southern Ute Cultural Center and Museum

Ignacio, Colorado

Melanie Mazur l Pine River Times

About the Southern Ute Cultural Center and Museum

Our mission is to foster understanding of and respect for the unique origin, culture, language, history, and way of life of the Núuchi (Ute People) and to advance people-to-people relations through inclusive and effective programming and services.

Our vision is to be a nationally-accredited, internationally-respected cultural center that serves as a model for all tribal museums, archives, and libraries.

Please join us.

Facility Hours
Museum, Library, and Gift Shop Thursday-Friday1:00pm - 4:00pm
Administrative Offices Monday-Friday8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Leonard C. Burch Day, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day

Admission Fees
Ute Tribal MembersNo Charge
Adults$8.00
Local Adults$6.00
Seniors (65+), Students, Veterans$4.00
Children (3-17)$3.00
Children (0-3) No Charge

Visit Us Today

The Southern Ute Museum is located in Ignacio, Colorado.

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Contact Us
Southern Ute Cultural Center and Museum
503 Ouray Drive
Ignacio, CO 81137

For more information call 970-563-9583