Old Colorado City
The Old Colorado City neighborhood is just minutes west of downtown Colorado Springs. It is a fun and vibrant part of town that has a unique charm about it. Although this is a small part of Colorado Springs there is still a vibrant nightlife, art scene, and many shops to explore. This charming town is a fun escape from the more touristy Manitou Springs and the bustle of downtown.
The school district for the Old Colorado City neighborhood is District 11. With this district being a part of Choice you will find 32 elementary schools, 6 middle schools, and 4 high schools. They also have 7 charter schools, 8 alternative schools, Galileo School of Math and Science, and a Montessori school for elementary students. For more information click this link to be redirected.
If you enjoy shopping, Old Colorado City has plenty of options, here you will find cute boutiques, jewelry stores, furniture stores, thrifting fun, and international shops.
Old Colorado City has many options for your dining experience, and you are sure to find something for everyone. When it comes to dining in the Colorado Springs area, Old Colorado City has some of the best places to go. Below is a list of a few place you may want to check out:
Old Colorado City is a beautiful and historic city on the westside of Colorado Springs, entertainment here is easy with all the streets and shopping strips in between. Below are a few suggestions for you and others to enjoy.
- Bancroft Park
- Vermijo Park
- Acacia Park
- Gold Camp
- Ute Valley Trail
- Westside Community Center
- Old Colorado City History Center Museum
- Jake & Telly’s Tavern
- Jen’s Place Boutique & Gift Shop
- 28th Street Shops & Boutiques