Shrine of the Sun

4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd.
Colorado Springs, Colorado

Historic Document

Shrine of the Sun is located in El Paso County, Colorado certified as a historic location on Thursday November 03, 1994. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Recreation And Culture, Funerary, more specifically a Monument/Marker, Museum, Graves/Burials. Shrine of the Sun was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Art, Architecture.

Shrine of the Sun Information

Other Name: Will Rogers Shrine;5EP2175
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thomas, Charles E.; Davey, Randall
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Shrine of the Sun Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 13
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 2
Number of historically contributing objects: 2
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 2
Related Sections:
Colorado Springs Historic Locations El Paso County Historic Locations Colorado Historic Locations