The Kirk History Corner #throwbackthursday
Updated: Jan 20
The Kirk of Highland is a beautiful historic building located in The Highlands neighbourhood of Denver. Built in 1894, The Kirk of Highland is a great example of Richardsonian Romanesque architecture. Designed by the architects at Kidder & Humphries this historic building is a stable of The Highlands.
Because of the historical significance of the building, The Kirk of Highland does have historic landmark status. Meaning, The Kirk will always remain where it is. So, if you get married here you will always be able to come back!
The Sanctuary at The Kirk is surrounded by beautiful stained-glass windows and creative architectural features. For example, the seating that is in the sanctuary has unique bottoms that were used to hold men’s top hats during church services.
This is just a glimpse into the vast history that surrounds The Kirk of Highland. Stay tuned each month for more background on this beautiful building!
Photo: From The Hip Photo