This Historic Colorado Building Is One Of The Last Of Its Kind In The Country

When it comes to occupations and booms that formed the Centennial State as we know it, there were no industries quite as vital as both mining and the railroad. Though mining came first and brought several new families to the area, railroads helped catapult Colorado to the future. Sadly, most of these once-prosperous companies are no more, but there are still several historic remembrances hiding throughout the state, including this unique building that is one of the last of its kind:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For even more railroad fun, check out these 9 Epic Train Rides In Colorado That Will Give You An Unforgettable Experience!