National and State Register

Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Depot

Mesa County

Designed by Henry J. Schlack and constructed in 1905 by the William Simpson Construction Company, this two-story brick depot, with terra cotta detailing, features elements of the Italian Renaissance. 

A picture of the depot with hipped roof and arched windows over straight ones below. In the center is a large ornate entrance.

Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Depot (1998 photograph.)

The depot contributed to the development of the western portion of the D&RGW railroad system as well as to the growth of Grand Junction.  Listed under Railroads in Colorado, 1858-1948 Multiple Property Submission.