Denver Neighborhood – Congress Park
Congress Park neighborhood features a range of properties including many Denver Squares and Bungalows. Most properties in this neighborhood tend to be fairly old, unlike some of the more recently redeveloped ares of Denver, although there are some high rise buildings dating from the 1960’s. Other notable building include some of the Art Deco apartments and the many grand houses along 7th Avenue. Part of the 7th Avenue Historic District falls within the neighborhood of Congress Park. This is one of the more interesting parts of the city, with a range of architectural styles including Victorian, Mission, Italianate and Dutch Colonial Homes.
The Congress Park Neighborhood Association is very active, running an annual series of lectures for residents on the preservation of the area’s historic homes, as well as regular social events. Congress Park has many attractions of its own, and there are many small stores and family businesses tucked away in its historic streets. The Denver Botanic Gardens is one of the most popular attractions in the area. They have an amazing selection of plants, sculptures and host regular concerts during the summer months. Congress Park itself, has a range of sporting facilities including eight tennis courts, soccer, softball, baseball fields and multi-purpose fields, a basketball courts and an outdoor swimming pool. There are a number of picnic areas, a picnic pavilion and a children playground!
6 Minutes to Downtown
3 Minutes to Shopping at Cherry Creek Mall
Closest Highway is I-25 15 Minuets
Closest Grocery Store: Trader Joes
Congress Park Postal Zip Codes: 80206