Western Hotel (Ouray, Colorado)

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Western Hotel (Ouray, Colorado) is located in Colorado
Western Hotel (Ouray, Colorado)
Location 210 7th Ave., Ouray, Colorado
Coordinates 38°01′27″N 107°40′21″W / 38.02404°N 107.67240°W / 38.02404; -107.67240Coordinates: 38°01′27″N 107°40′21″W / 38.02404°N 107.67240°W / 38.02404; -107.67240
Built 1889
Part of Ouray Historic District
NRHP reference # 83003537[1]
Added to NRHP October 6, 1983

The Western Hotel opened in 1892. Located in Ouray, Colorado on 7th Avenue, it was built near the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad's Passenger Station. It is one of the few remaining examples of a wood frame hotel from the 1880s that remain today. It is currently owned by Greg and Rose Pieper who still operate it as a hotel in the building entitled The Western Hotel.

This structure is a contributing property of the Ouray Historic District on the National Register of Historic Places.

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