Palmer Lake Historical Society
Serving the Tri-Lakes/Palmer Divide Since 1956
P.O. Box 662, Palmer Lake, CO 80133

 

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Monument Walking Tour

Join us on a virtual walking tour of a few of Monument's historic buildings. For more information about these and other historical points of interest, visit the Vaile Museum or purchase a copy of our book; Through The Years at Monument.

Click on the numbers on the map, or use the text links below.

24 Santa Fe Agents' Home 27 1st Town Hall
1 Introduction 4 Mrs. Limbach's Millinery Shop 5 The Limbach House 7 Elliott's Store 2 The Monument Hotel 6  Limbach's Saloon and Barber Shop 3 The Walker Store 8 Elliott's Carriage and Wagon 12 Dr. Rupp's Home and Drug Store 11 Betz Family Meat Market 10 Will Lierd's Store and Caskets 9 The Schubarth Home 14 First Post Office 17 First Catholic Church 20 Site of Father Dyer's Parsonage 21 Santa Fe Section Crew Bunkhouse 13 Higby Mercantile 15 J.W. Higby Garage 16 Colonel Ford's Home 22 Sheldon Jackson Memorial Chapel Big Red, or the Lewis School 18 Big Red, or the Lewis School 19 Site of the Monument Creamery 23 1st Presbyterian Parsonage 24 Santa Fe Agent's Home 25 Santa Fe Depot 26 Lavelett Park Santa Fe Train Wreck Santa Fe Train Wreck

1 Introduction & Limbach Park | 2 The Monument Hotel | 3 The Walker Store | 4 Mrs. Limbach's Millinery Shop | 5 The Limbach House | 6 Limbach's Saloon & Barber Shop | 7 Elliott's Store | 8 Elliott's Carriage & Wagon | 9 The Schubarth Home | 10 Will Lierd's Store & Caskets | 11 Betz Family Meat Market | 12 Dr. Rupp's Home & Drug Store | 13 Higby Mercantile | 14 First Post Office | 15 J.W. Higby Garage | 16 Colonel Ford's Home | 17 1st Catholic Church | 18 "Big Red" or the "Lewis School" | 19 Site of the Monument Creamery | 20 Site of Father Dyer's Parsonage | 21 Santa Fe Section Crew Bunkhouse | 22 Sheldon Jackson Memorial Chapel | 23 1st Presbyterian Parsonage | 24 Santa Fe Agents' Home | 25 Santa Fe Depot | 26 Lavelett Park | 27 1st Town Hall | Santa Fe Train Wreck

If you would like to learn more about Tri-Lakes history, the Palmer Lake Historical Society, or the Lucretia Vaile Museum, please e-mail us at PLHS@PalmerDivideHistory.org.