Castle Rock in Douglas County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
placed on the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
has been designated as a
by the Castle Rock
Historic Preservation Board
Erected by the United States Department of the Interior.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Landmarks • Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1901.
Location. 39° 22.406′ N, 104° 51.608′ W. Marker is in Castle Rock, Colorado, in Douglas County. Marker is at the intersection of Fourth Street and Wilcox Street, on the right when traveling west on Fourth Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 223 Fourth Street, Castle Rock CO 80104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Good Roads in Colorado / The Great North-South Highway (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Rock / Gray Gold Victoria’s House (about 400 feet away); City Hotel (about 400 feet away); Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Depot (about 700 feet away); Rock Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); Founders Village (approx. 2½ miles away); Russellville - History of Franktown / Franktown Country - Timber Industry (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Castle Rock.
Regarding Keystone Hotel. Now known as the Castle Café, the structure was built in 1901 from Castle Rock rhyolite. It had thirteen rooms on the second floor with the Tivoli Saloon on the ground floor. A dance hall was built over the bar and during the 1920s, 30s and 40s, residents from around Douglas County attended monthly dances here. In 1996 it was restored and continues to operate as a restaurant with apartments on the second floor.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 25, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 25, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 314 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 25, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.