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HISTORY ON TAP

BEER & HISTORY--WHAT COULD BE BETTER?

The favorite tour among our guides.  This 2.5-hour stroll is perfect for those wanting a deeper dive into Salida's remarkable history. Plus, you'll visit two bars where you can taste the local beer.   BAR TABS ARE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF EACH GUEST. ALCOHOL IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE.

     You'll hear fascinating, true stories, learn interesting facts, visit famous sights, and get a behind-the-scenes look at Colorado's largest National Historic District. Plus, you'll visit sites off-limits to the public.

 

  • Take a private tour of a famous hotel from 1909

  • Be captivated by the saga of Salida's most famous Marshall

  • See where the infamous fire of 1886 ended

  • See beautiful, 140-year-old 'ghost signs'

  • Visit the spot of Salida's first mortuary

  • Did we mention there is beer?

INSIDER ACCESS TO LOCAL BUILDINGS

This tour takes you to places most tourists never know about.  Hear fascinating tales of Salida's exciting, often violent, history.  Plus, get the inside scoop on the best spots for dining, drinking, and shopping.  Oh yeah, and two beer stops (tabs are on you).

  • View the beautiful 1890 Salida Opera House

  • Learn fascinating details of beautiful Victorian buildings

  • See the burial site of Loyal Duke, Salida's most beloved dog

  • Walk past historic Union Hotel--discover what made it special

  • Visit the spot of a grisly lynching that made national news

  • Hear how Salida had electricity in 1887 and see the site

5-STAR RATED TOUR

Guests from around-the-world rate this a 5-star experience on every travel platform.  Schedule now and join the fun.

 

  • Hear a retelling of infamous shootouts & murders

  • Discover the story of how Salida funded the town on vice

  • See a bank vault from 1895

  • View historic photographs from pre-1900s Salida

  • Be captivated by the retelling of our most deadly shootout

 

FALL, WINTER & SPRING SCHEDULE

September 26 - May 1

1 p.m. ~ $40

2.5 hours

Tours are held regardless of the weather.  Please wear appropriate attire.  The tour route goes about 12 blocks. Hats, water, and cameras are highly recommended. 21+ to drink. Alcohol not part of the price.

TUESDAY, THURSDAY, & SUNDAY

SUMMER SCHEDULE

May 2 - September 26

1:00 PM ~ $52

2.5 hours

Tours are held regardless of the weather.  Please wear appropriate attire.  The tour route goes about 12 blocks. Hats, water, and cameras are highly recommended. 21+ to drink. Alcohol not part of the price.

TUESDAY, THURSDAY, & SUNDAY

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

KATHELEEN NICOLLS

We had out of town guests. The tour was a great outing, and a fun way to give them a little taste of Salida.

KAY FREVERT

A great tour, interesting stories and history, visual connections to history, and a fun guide.
Highly recommend doing this!!

GAYLE ANNE DUDLEY

It was FAB and even tho I thought I knew a LOT about Salida, I learned SO much more. AND it was fun fun fun!