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Granite Janus Head – Denver, Colorado – Daily Photo

Granite Janus Head – Denver, Colorado – Daily Photo

One of the more intriguing pieces of public art I have seen recently is this large Granite Janus Head sculpture in Denver, Colorado. Janus in Roman theology is the god of beginnings …
J. Snetzler Merchant Tailor –  Georgetown, Colorado – Daily Photo

J. Snetzler Merchant Tailor – Georgetown, Colorado – Daily Photo

Georgetown, Colorado is a pretty Victorian mining town with lots of the original wood buildings still left in the town. This colorful storefront was apparently that of the local tailor.
Denver Art Museum – Denver, Colorado – Daily Photo

Denver Art Museum – Denver, Colorado – Daily Photo

Possibly the largest art museum for nearly a thousand miles, the Denver Art Museum has 70,000 works of art. The museum was founded in 1893, but the new museum building was built …
Runners at Red Rocks – Denver, Colorado – Daily Photo

Runners at Red Rocks – Denver, Colorado – Daily Photo

Denver is the “Mile High City” but these runners seem to be well adapted to the thin air as they run the stairs at the popular Red Rocks Amphitheater outside of and …
Engine 12 – Georgetown Loop Rail, Colorado – Daily Photo

Engine 12 – Georgetown Loop Rail, Colorado – Daily Photo

The Georgetown Loop Rail above Georgetown, Colorado. It is connects two old mining towns on a run so steep that the train needed to loop over its own tracks to climb the …
Piano on the 16th Street Mall – Denver, Colorado – Daily Photo

Piano on the 16th Street Mall – Denver, Colorado – Daily Photo

Denver has a great pedestrian mall on 16th Street in downtown which has lots of shops, restaurants, food carts and street musicians. This piano on the 16th Street Mall has a painting …
Georgetown Museum – Georgetown, Colorado – Daily Photo

Georgetown Museum – Georgetown, Colorado – Daily Photo

I don’t know how good the Georgetown Museum is as it was close when I visited Georgetown Colorado, but I loved the building.
Georgetown Loop Railroad – Colorado – Daily Photo

Georgetown Loop Railroad – Colorado – Daily Photo

The Georgetown Loop Railroad near Georgetown, Colorado only runs for a few miles but it climbs an incline so steep in those few miles that the track loops over itself. The railroad …
Centennial Mill – Georgetown, Colorado – Daily Photo

Centennial Mill – Georgetown, Colorado – Daily Photo

Centennial Mill in Georgetown, Colorado is the last remaining gold mill structure left in the town. Built in 1929, the mill was only in use for a few years.
Clyfford Still Museum – Denver, Colorado – Daily Photo

Clyfford Still Museum – Denver, Colorado – Daily Photo

Denver has a new museum dedicated to the artist Clyfford Still. Still was a leading American Artist in the Abstract Expressionism movement who shut himself off from the art scene in the …