Stanley Hotel History Experience

Travel back to the early days of the Stanley Hotel and get a more interactive look at the history in a hands-on setting. Hear about the beginnings of the hotel itself and F.O. Stanley’s involvement in the development of Estes Park. In the Archives, you will see and hear about the original activities of the hotel, the Stanley’s various companies, Stanley Steam Cars, and the original layout of the hotel. The Stanley History Experience will last for approximately 45 minutes with time at the end to browse the Archives.

Please note:

Max 8 people

  • No children under 10 years old, including infants being carried. This is due to the delicate nature of the historic artifacts encountered.
  • No dogs allowed on tour
  • Advance Reservations are required!
  • There is a 72-hour cancellation policy
  • There is no photography, food, or drinks allowed during the Archives portion of this tour

Reservations are strongly recommended at least one week in advance to guarantee a specific time. This tour takes place primarily in the Archives room at the Stanley Hotel.

Ticket Prices are as follows:

Guest Price Per Person
Hotel Guests $8
Non-Hotel Guests $10

Advance reservations are strongly recommended. Our hotel tours are open to the public.

For reservations, call 970-577-4111 to speak with a tour guide or book online.