This is an early beta version that’s still a work in progress. We hope to develop and refine the contents going forward. In the meantime, we’re making it fully available to the public as-is. Started by the Jefferson County Historical Commission in the 1990s, it was transferred to the Golden History Museum-City of Golden in 2020.
|Address||15445 Golden Road Golden 80401|
|Quad||Morrison 1965 (1994)|
|Section||S1, T4S, R70W|
|Source||Interview, Alan R. Bennett, Associate Warden, April 27, 1998.|
|History||The minimum security Colorado Correctional Facility opened in January of 1969 as a training academy for criminals that required lower security. It houses a maximum capacity of 150 inmates and staffs 34 people. Many of the property's buildings are part of the state historical register.|