Genoa, Colorado: Wonder View Tower (In Transition)

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Address:
30121 Frontage Rd, Genoa, CO
Directions:
I-70 exit 371 (Hwy. 109).
Hours:
Owner died in 2013. Tower still stands, but is closed to the public.
Status:
In Transition
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Wonder Tower.

Wonder View Tower

Hand-built observation tower, museum, and souvenir shop with pickled freaks and picturesque vistas. Owner Jerry Chubbuck died August 2013. Preservation group is trying to restore the currently-closed tower.

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Wonder Tower

A stop on our Symphony of Speed Hypertour. The attraction closed in 2013.

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Jerry Chubbuck, Wonder Tower Owner-Curator, Dies

Wonder Tower curator-owner Jerry Chubbuck passed away on August 6, 2013.

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Genoa, Colorado - Next Guardian Of The Wonder Tower: It Could Be You
Wonder Tower:

If you've ever wanted to hop off the modern-times treadmill and dial back the speed of life, this could be your chance.

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Wonder Tower, 2016.

Wonder Tower

Wonder Tower is closed and crumbling, but still standing.

[William Bliss, 10/11/2016]

Built in 1926, the Tower closed in 2013 with the death of its latest owner. Fake tourist dummies still linger on the upper parapets.


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