CURRENT ISSUES Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Access On March 25th, 2021 Historic Denver’s board and staff came together for a special session dedicated to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Access. The meeting was the culmination of six months [...]
Historic Denver is partnering with the Chicano/a Murals of Colorado Project (CMCP) through our Action Fund to preserve Denver's oldest Chicano/a murals. Please help support work on this important part of Denver's cultural heritage!
CURRENT ISSUES Former Colorado Women's College Campus 110-Year-Old Campus has New Owners Treat Hall, now know as Centennial Hall, was fully rehabilitated by JWU and is now protected by an easement held by Historic Denver. On the eastern [...]
CURRENT ISSUES Burnham Yard Interior of Machine Shop 5. A Unique, Industrial Historic Site Situated in an industrial corridor near the South Platte River and 1-25, the Burnham Yard property recently changed hands following more than a century [...]
CURRENT ISSUES Denver's East Central Area Plan East Area Plan Projects Vision for Six Core Neighborhoods In 2018, Denver City Council adopted an update to Blueprint Denver, a citywide land use and transportation plan. As follow-up, the City Planning Office is now creating [...]
We are thrilled to share that GBX Group announced the Googie‐style building at Colfax & Pearl will be saved from demolition and reinvented through a partnership between GBX Group and the long-time owner.
Larimer Square was included on the National Trust's Most Endangered Places list. An advisory committee convened by Larimer Square’s ownership group in June 2018 includes Historic Denver.
CURRENT ISSUES John Henderson House- Colorado's First Black Architect Celebrating the Life & Work of John Henderson John Henderson looking at architectural drawings. John Henderson was the first licensed African American architect in the state of Colorado. He [...]