Central City--Black Hawk Historic District (NRIS 66000246)
On SR 119,
Colorado. County/parish: Gilpin.
12 contributing buildings.
1 contributing object.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
October 15, 1966.
- Central City/Black Hawk Historic District
- The Central City/Black Hawk Historic District is a National Historic Landmark District that encompasses Central City and Black Hawk, Colorado. They are adjacent former gold mining camps in the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains in Gilpin County, Colorado, United States. For a time, the area was known as the Richest Square Mile on Earth.The district was designated a National Historic Landmark on July 4, 1961. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000246