We invite you to come take a tour of the Fairmount Cemetery grounds, including the Gate Lodge and Ivy Chapel. While here, visit the Veteran’s memorials, the wind chimes and the Fairmount Mausoleum. Call ahead to schedule a walking tour and learn more about what this Denver landmark has to offer.
Founded in Denver in 1876, Riverside Cemetery allowed Denver, with over 30,000 residents, to boast of the first modern cemetery in the west.
Robert Speer ran for Mayor again in 1916 and planned the Civic Center Park and the City and County Building, neither of which he lived to see come to pass.