Heritage Square ~ Golden, Colorado

Heritage Square, which is located in Golden, Colorado, is a destination for old-fashioned family fun, with an amusement park, an alpine slide, shopping, and a music hall.

The shopping and dining village at Heritage Square resembles a storybook Victorian town and is home to the Heritage Square Music Hall. For years, generations of Coloradoans and tourists have been coming to the music hall at Heritage Square for lively melodramas and dinner theatre.

Admission to Heritage Square is free, although there are charges for the amusement park, the alpine slide, and Heritage Square Music Hall performances.

Fun Facts About Heritage Square:

  • The amusement park in Heritage Square includes a Ferris wheel, a train, go kart racing, miniature golf, paddle boats, and an arcade.
  • The alpine slide at Heritage Square was one of the first in Colorado and features two tracks that are a ½ mile in length.
  • Heritage Square was known as Magic Mountain when it opened in 1959. The theme park closed in 1960, and stayed empty until it was reborn as Heritage Square in 1971.

Location of Heritage Square:

Heritage Square is located at 18301 West Colfax Avenue, in Golden, Colorado, near 6th Avenue and I-70.

Other tourist attractions in Golden include: Buffalo Bill Museum And Grave, Coors Brewery Tours, Colorado Railroad Museum, and NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory).

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