Author Archives: Claudine Phibbs
Please join us on Thursday, July 8, 2021 to learn all about the 1878-79 Royal Gorge War between the Denver & Rio Grande Railway and the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railway. Both lines wanted the rights to lay track to the mineral rich mines in Leadville, but only one would fit through the narrow … Continue reading
Once again, the Castle Rock Museum is giving free walking tours of downtown Castle Rock each month from May to September. Join us for the June tour on June 26, 2021 at 10:00 AM. The 45-minute tour will begin at The Courtyard on Perry Street, 300 Perry St. and will conclude at the Castle Rock … Continue reading
Please join us on Thursday June 10, 2021 for a glimpse at history with SidLangsam’s own movie“Operation: Speed”. This great movie takes a look at allthe action at the Continental Divide Raceways here in Castle Rock back in the1960’s. CDR was a well-known racetrack for racers of all types. Sid Langsamwas the owner of CDR … Continue reading
Please join us on Thursday June 10, 2021 for a glimpse at history with Sid Langsam’s own movie “Operation: Speed”. This great movie takes a look at all the action at the Continental Divide Raceways here in Castle Rock back in the 1960’s. CDR was a well-known race track for racers of all types. Sid … Continue reading
It’s been fun seeing everyone around town with their scavenger hunt sheets. Be sure to turn them into the Castle Rock museum by June 4th to be entered into the drawing for some great prizes.