The History of City Park

A fountain with statues in the middle of it

City Park, Crown Jewel of the Queen City

Do you know how much Denver taxpayers paid for the 320 acres of barren land out in the country to become City Park in 1882? Where did the Zoo’s first elephants, Cookie and Candy live in City Park before their move to the Zoo? What Breckenridge taxidermist donated the collection that started the Denver Natural History Museum? Come find out!!!

The History of City Park,
presented by Kris Haglund and Liz Clancy,
sponsored by City Park Friends and Neighbors
Tuesday, July 2, 6pm
Messiah Lutheran Church
1750 Colorado Blvd.
Free parking behind the church, best acces
sed from 18th St.
Light refreshments and discussion to follow presentation

We look forward to seeing you for this unique program!