First Fridays at the Hamill HouseFirst Fridays at the Hamill House are a big hit!Kick off your 4th of July weekend at our second First Friday of the summer. It's an old fashioned lawn party at the former home of silver baron William Arthur Hamill, complete with croquet, badmitton, hor d'oeuvres, wine/beer,...
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Spend the 4th in Georgetown. Events throughout the day, througout the town. Ours is an American tradition steeped in the narrative of its lasting historical impression. The day starts promptly at 8am with the CC Advocates 5K Run and ends with a traditional display of fireworks: 8am:           CC Advocates 5K...
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The Georgetown Heritage Center is a place to celebrate our past, exhibit and practice traditional arts and leisure activities, enjoy live performances, and hold meetings and conferences. Housed in the fully restored 1874 schoolhouse, the Heritage Center offers a variety of programming including folk art...
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The Georgetown Loop Railroad brings Colorado history to life in a fun adventure that will thrill the entire family. An old-time steam locomotive chugs its way up the canyon to Silver Plume, hauling the train past the remains of several gold and silver mines. Open cars allow unobstructed views of the rugged...
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Drive the incredible vistas along scenic Guanella Pass. Leave from the south end of Georgetown and enjoy 22 miles of stunning views, ending in Grant, CO on US Highway 285. Stop at the Visitors Center in Georgetown to pick up maps and information about the Pass. For current conditions and any delay or closure...
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Take a horse drawn wagon ride back in time through Victorian Georgetown. Learn about the spirit of Georgetown's mining past through the well preserved architecture and landscape of a part of the Georgetown-Silver Plume National Historic Landmark District. Each tour guided wagon ride lasts aproximately 1.5...
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Visit an American hotel of European inspired elegance and catch the spirit of 1875 by getting to know it's founder, Louis Dupuy. Special Tours available by appointment. The Hotel de Paris is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a property of The National Society of The Colonial Dames of...
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Getting Here

Take I-70 East or West to exit 228 and go under the overpass towards the roundabout.

To get to Historic Downtown Georgetown take the first exit off the roundabout, drive about a half mile, and take a left at the stop sign. 

To get to Georgetown Lake take the third exit off the roudabout and drive about a quarter mile, it will be on your right. 

Map of Georgetown

 

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