Area Attractions

While you’re headed to Central City Opera, combine your trip with other activities in Central City, Black Hawk and other nearby mountain communities.

In addition to the links below, visit www.centralcitycolorado.us or www.centralcitycolorado.com.

Tours

There’s more to Central City than just the opera! Tour the historic Teller House, and learn about the golden mining days of this charming mountain town.

Opera House Gift Shop

Stop by the Central City Opera gift shop and boutique during festival season for unique items and historical opera memorabilia.

JKQ at The Face Bar

Grab a tasty bite to eat from JKQ, located in the iconic Teller House Face Bar. Look for the Face on the Barroom floor painting, which inspired its own opera!

Casinos & Other Attractions

Strike gold! Try your luck at one of Central City and Black Hawk’s dozens of casinos. Stay the night and eat at local restaurants. 21+ to gamble.

Gilpin County Arts Association

Home to the county’s historical art gallery museum and event space. It’s the oldest continually occupied building in Colorado! Tours daily.

Hidee Gold mine & panning

Learn about local geology, history and mining methods both past and present. Tours include a 5 foot vertical gold vein where you can chip away and keep your loot!