Lake City, Colorado: Relics Of Alferd Packer, American Cannibal Team Field Report

Hinsdale County Museum

130 N. Silver St., Lake City, CO
Hinsdale County Museum. Corner of 2nd and Silver Sts, one block west of Hwy 149.
June-Sep. M-Sa 10-5, Su 1-4:30 (Call to verify)
Adults $5.
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Relics Of Alferd Packer, American Cannibal
Alferd Packer ate five people during a bad winter in 1874, but escaped justice and became America's most celebrated cannibal. Report...

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Relics Of Alferd Packer, American Cannibal

The museum is great -- a fun scavenger hunt for kids. As the t-shirt says, "Sink your teeth into history!"

[Mark Johnson, 07/26/2017]

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Alferd Packer Cannibal Massacre SiteAlferd Packer Cannibal Massacre Site, Lake City, CO - 2 mi.
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