Pinhead Institute

The Pinhead Institute is a Smithsonian Affiliate based in Telluride, Colorado. The Institute strives to promote science education both locally & globally. The affiliation with the Smithsonian Institute allows internationally renowned scientists to support the educational programs here in rural Colorado, ultimately providing the unparalleled opportunity for high-level science education. 

Community programming, direct interaction with scientists, and research-centered internships allows students and adults to participate in science education. The Pinhead Institute has been recognized in the national forum for its excellence in education-based programming. 

Contact Information:

300 S. Mahoney Drive #C6C

Telluride, CO 81435

(970) 369-5190