Free Guided Tours of the Denver Union Station Project Offered this Summer
Denver CO—The Denver Union Station Project Authority (DUSPA) will be conducting free guided tours of the Denver Union Station redevelopment site this summer. The tours will be held at 4:30 p.m., starting on Thursday, May 10, 2012, and continuing on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month through July. The one-hour tour will start inside the Great Train Hall at the historic station, 1701 Wynkoop Street.
The guided tour will include information on the storied history of Union Station from the late 1800s to the present day. You will learn about the early station buildings and famous travelers who visited Denver by train, hear about the new Union Station Neighborhood and its transformation of downtown and witness construction of the largest transportation redevelopment project in North America first hand.
Participation is limited to 35 people per tour.
Note: parking in and around the station is very limited. Public transportation is recommended.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Denver Union Station Summer 2011 Walking Tours
When will the tours be offered this summer?
The first and third Thursdays, beginning May 19:
- May 10 and 24
- June 14 and 28
- July 12 and 26
How long does the tour last?
What time does the tour start?
Will the tour be held rain or shine?
Yes. In the event of inclement weather, bring an umbrella and a raincoat with you.
What if I need to cancel my tour reservation?
If you need to cancel your tour reservation, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
What does the tour cover?
The tour covers the history of the historic depot, the transit element involved in the project and a
What does the tour cost?
Nothing, it’s free.
Is the tour handicapped accessible?
Yes, depending on the phases of construction at any given time.
Where can I park?
Parking in and around the station is very limited. Public transportation is recommended.