The Manitou Springs Heritage Center and Museum is proud to present its exhibit, “The Legend of Emma Crawford”. Who is Emma Crawford and why is she one of the most important figures in the history of Manitou Springs? Emma was buried in three different locations in Manitou Springs. We invite you to find out why her memory is celebrated annually with our town’s world-famous event known as the “Emma Crawford Coffin Races”.
Manitou Springs Heritage Center and Museum, 517 Manitou Avenue Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829. Visit our free museum. For more information call 719-685-1454, email: ManitouHeritage@gmail.com, or visit www.manitouspringsheritagecenter.org. Open Wednesday, Friday through Sunday Noon-4:00pm or by appointment.