Visitor Center

The Weldon and Rosalie Weekley Visitor Center and Store will be open 7 days per week from June 4th – September 30th, 2021. 


Opening Hours

10 am -5 pm, June 4th – August 31st

10 am – 4 pm, September 1st – 30th*

*closed for tours between 11 am – 12 pm and 2 pm – 3 pm


We maintain historical and scientific displays, an interactive table, RMBL merchandise, scientific and educational books, maps, snacks, and drinks.

The Visitor Center staff is offering Gothic townsite tours covering RMBL science and mining history, every day from 11 am to 12 pm and 2 pm to 3 pm.

No reservations are necessary unless you are bringing a larger group (exceeding 8 people).  Please arrive 10 minutes before the tour starts, and we will have you sign a liability waiver.

We have a suggested donation of $15 for adults and $5 for kids.

Please Note: Dogs are only allowed on the county road due to the many animals and plants being studied in and around the townsite.

Email: for more details regarding programs and retail merchandise.

Our Phone number is 970-349-7156.


Gothic Visitor Center
Gothic Visitor Center