A National Historic District, Golden's 12th Street has a row of handsome 1860s brick buildings.
Golden History Museums. Three properties—the Astor House, the Golden History Center, and Clear Creek History Park—have combined under the name of Golden History Museums, and are all available for a $5 combination ticket. The Astor House Museum is a restored Western hotel and boardinghouse which dates to the late Victorian period; exhibits explore the material
culture and local life of the era. 822 12th St., 80401. 303/278–3557. www.goldenhistory.org. $5. Tues.–Sat. 11–4:30, Sun. noon–4:30; also June–Aug., Tues.–Sat. 10–4:30.
Golden, Colorado, 80401, USA