Georgetown and Colorado Sites:

Town of Georgetown - Georgetown had its beginning as a mining camp in 1859, but now offers world class attractions.

Georgetown Loop Railroad - Completed in 1884, this spectacular stretch of narrow gauge railroad was considered an engineering marvel for its time.  The Georgetown Loop Railroad was one of Colorado’s first visitor attractions.

Georgetown Visitor Information - Web site with visitor, activities, shopping, restaurants, and lodging information.

Historic Georgetown, Inc. - A preservation organization showcasing the Hamill House, the restored home of a silver mining baron.

Georgetown Energy Museum - Turn of the century hydro-electric plant, exhibits on history of the use of electrical power in the area.

Town of Silver Plume - Silver Plume, home of the George Rowe Museum, is a very small, old, rural mining town dating from the Colorado gold and silver rush of the last four decades of the 19th century.

Destination Clear Creek County - Clear Creek Tourism Board, attractions and lodging in Clear Creek County.

Possibilities Colorado - Colorado Tourism Board, search for Georgetown for lodging and attractions.

Denver - Peruse some interesting facts and get the tidbits of information you need before you visit Denver.


National Society of the Colonial Dames of America (NSCDA) Sites:

McAllister House Museum - Built in 1873, it is now a NSCDA museum.  It was the home of Major Henry McAllister, the planner for General Palmer's resort city, Colorado Springs.

National Society of Colonial Dames of America

National Society of Colonial Dames of America in Colorado


Historic Preservation Sites:

  Colorado Historical Society

  National Trust for Historic Preservation

  Fairmount Heritage Foundation


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