- Our list of the best things to do in Manitou Springs, Colorado, features the top 90 nearby activities — including 48 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Manitou Springs, CO has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 19 things to do within the city of Manitou Springs, CO , followed by 71 popular activities in nearby cities, including Colorado Springs, Cripple Creek, Woodland Park and Georgetown
Manitou Springs Incline is a hiking trail known for being very steep and relatively challenging. The path is populated by numerous stairs built into the trail and may interest those looking for a difficult hike and scenic views.
The Arcade Amusements, Inc is a perfect place for children and those who are young at hear to play arcade games. The place boasts of its more than 250 gaming machines that offer a wide variety of cool games to each player.
The Pikes Peak Cog Railway is an 8.9 miles long ABT System railway trip that climbs the Pikes Peak Mountain. Along the way, tourists will be able to see different sceneries like Minnehaha Falls and Lake Moraine. It is also a great way to see the animals living in the mountains up close.
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6 miles west of I-25 exit 141 on US 24, Manitou Springs, CO 80929 MoreLess Info
The Cave of the Winds is a huge cavern located in west of Colorado Springs. The cave is famous for its rare crystalline formations and many man-size chambers. It got its name because the cave makes a moaning sound every time a gush of wind enters its chambers.
Miramont Castle is a historical museum dedicated to preserving and restoring the architecture of the castle as well as educating the public on this history of Manitou Springs. Attractions include a variety of educational exhibits, guided tours, and special events.
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US Highway 24 West, Manitou Springs, CO 80829 MoreLess Info
A great place to learn about the mysterious Anazasi tribes, the Manitou Cliff Dwellings exhibits artifacts from the famous tribe. The museum is located in the actual cliff dwellings dug by the Anazasi tribes several thousands of years ago.
With a variety of displays and exhibits, Manitou Springs Heritage Center celebrates the history of the community. Some exhibits include baseball memorabilia, water bottles and local photography. The center also periodically hosts speakers and historians.
Miramoun Castle Museum offers visitors an insight into the Victorian architecture and lifestyle with its multiple exhibits and castle rooms complete with authentic furnishings. There is also a Queen's Parlor Tea Room which serves both Victorian and modern day food and refreshments.