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A Great Place for Shopping

Old Colorado City is a great place to walk and shop. You can spend an hour or a day here going in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bob W
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Amherst, New Hampshire
Refreshing Afternoon stop

Relaxed small town with walkable streets, somewhat quirky (not tourist traps) shops and original... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lisa L
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Old Colorado City is a great place to walk and shop. You can spend an hour or a day here going in all the different shops and markets. This is a wonderful side trip during your visit to Colorado Springs.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bob W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Relaxed small town with walkable streets, somewhat quirky (not tourist traps) shops and original dining options. Almost felt like a step back to a simpler time

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This part of town is always fun for us because we have a few favorite shops or cafe's and just like the pleasant upbeat mood of being outside on a nice day - and many nice days grace us here in CO.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bachman1961
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love going here and spending the day. There are great little shops around and some good restaurants. It’s fun to take your time and walk around. Parking is a pain but it never stops me.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lori V
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

I really enjoy walking around Old Colorado City because there are great boutique stores and plenty of places to eat. It’s very picturesque and very quaint.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 11, 2019

Shops, Restaurants, lovely old buildings, sculptor museum, well-kept park, all in this quaint town. Adequate parking throughout.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carol G
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Old Colorado City was once (a long time ago), the capital of Colorado. Many of the buildings date to those days when it was the biggest rail station in the the State. Today you can find lots of local merchants and great dining options. There...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed December 31, 2018

I do love Manitou, but I hope Old Colorado City never fades away. There are some great places to eat and shop, and it is far less crowded than other areas. There is even a place to get a psychic reading!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GypsyMoonpi
Reviewed December 23, 2018

We stopped here because we thought that it sounded interesting. We walked around and went to a few of the shops. It was fun to see all of the historic things that were out. It was quiet cold while we were there, so we didn't...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2018

Nice strip of stores, classic brick front, if you are in the area. Eat lunch nearby at Garden of the Gods cafe.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank marypolk
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fstsai
May 3, 2018|
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Response from Bill R | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is ... especially during the Summer months, the longer, cooler evenings provide a very pleasant setting for a evening browse and dinner.
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lisa b
March 7, 2018|
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Response from Joan R | Reviewed this property |
Downtown Colorado Springs has a great shoe store, Brown's, and outdoor gear store, Mountain Chalet. But most clothing stores and all department stores are gone. Old Colorado City has curio and souvenir shops, an overpriced... More
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lisa b
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Response from patgal77 | Reviewed this property |
Looks like the question is answered by our posters!
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