In August 2009, we had an extraordinary tour. The Shrine Of The Sun never allowed evening tours but decided to allow our group this luxury. We had a wonderful time and realized what a treasure we have right here in Colorado Springs.
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This plaque provdes the historical information about the Shrine.
Our Tour Group
Candid shot of our tour group.
Shrine of the Sun
This is a view of the Shrine from the parking lot area.
This beautiful bust of Will Rogers greets all visitors.
Colorado Springs as seen from 8,000 feet elevation at the Shrine.
The Broadmoor Area
The Broadmoor as seen from 8,000 feet elevation at the Shrine.
There are several beautiful paintings and works of art inside the Shrine.
In the history center, there are murals depicting the history of the region.
Stained Glass Window
Stained Glass windows adorn the Shrine. Seen here is just one of the beautiful works of art.
This project is partially funded by a State Historic Fund grant awarded from the Colorado Historical Society.