National and State Register

Taylor Memorial Chapel

El Paso County

The 1929 Pueblo style building was designed by noted southwestern architect John Gaw Meem, for prominent Colorado Springs resident Alice Bemis Taylor, as a memorial to her husband. 

A view of the chapel with curved gable standing behind a solid wall in front and trees in the yard between.

Taylor Memorial Chapel 

Its walled courtyard enhances the sculptural quality of the building.  The chapel now functions as part of the La Foret Conference and Retreat Center.