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The Boettcher Mansion provides a rare combination of historic authenticity and modern amenities from its secluded setting inside the Lookout Mountain Nature Preserve in Golden, CO, only a half-hour drive west of Denver. Built in 1917 as a summer home and seasonal hunting lodge for Charles Boettcher, the former “Lorraine Lodge” was donated to Jefferson County in the 1970s for public use and enjoyment. In 1984, the Arts and Crafts estate was listed on the National Register of Historic Places and now serves as Jeffco’s premier historic events venue. A division within the Jefferson County Parks department, the Mansion is self-sustaining, supporting itself primarily from event fees. An impressive example of adaptive re-use, the one-time family residence is perfectly suited for all kinds of social gatherings, including weddings, receptions and commitment ceremonies, along with memorial services and other commemorative milestones. Carefully preserved and sensitively updated in 2005-07, this rustic yet polished architectural gem offers a stunning backdrop for conferences, dances, executive retreats, family reunions, film shoots, fundraisers, lectures, musical performances and trade shows…to name just a few of our ongoing functions.
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Join us for “A Gathering of the Guilds" hosted by the Colorado Arts & Crafts Society at the Boettcher Mansion on Sunday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. This event highlights local guilds and independent craftspeople dedicated to producing one-of-a-kind handcrafted items. This year, along with approximately 25 vendors, arts & crafts aficionado Robert Rust will be on hand to appraise antiques brought in by the public. General admission is $5 per person. Most artisan works are for sale and refreshments will be available for purchase on site.
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