Colorado Experience: Hotel de Paris

About This Episode


Amid Colorado’s booming Silver Rush, Louis Depuy, a mysterious Frenchman, opened a first-class French restaurant and hotel in the mining town of Georgetown. Marvel at the Hotel de Paris’s elegant quarters, whet your palette with the elaborate menu, and meet the businessmen, railroad tycoons and adventure-seekers who found themselves in the Wild West’s lap of luxury.

Colorado Experience is is a television series produced by Rocky Mountain PBS and History Colorado. It is dedicated to preserving and celebrating the people, events and places that have shaped Colorado.