Old Homestead House Museum located in Cripple Creek CO

Old Homestead House Museum

History - Museums - Non-Profit: Arts & Culture

Website: https://www.oldhomesteadhouse.com/

 (719) 689-9090

 353 Myers Ave, Cripple Creek, CO 80813

The Homestead House was once the most famous brothel in Cripple Creek. Owned and operated by Pearl DeVere, the opulent parlor bustled with activity and became known for its impeccable service, high-powered customers and its glamorous madams. At a time when $3 a day was considered a good wage for a miner, Pearl charged $250 a night, and got it. Today, the Homestead House is a museum that has been lovingly restored with velvet bedspreads and handmade furniture.