Elegant Drawing Room decorated for the urban lifestyle. Designers Colleen Johnson and John Buchanan 

Free Holiday Tours

The Governor's Residence, Governor's Residence Preservation Fund, American Society of Interior Designers and Colorado Homes & Lifestyles welcomes the public to attend our FREE holiday tours offered Thursday, December 6th, through Sunday, December 9th, from 10 AM to 2 PM and again from Thursday, December 13th, through Sunday, December 16th, from 10 AM to 2 PM.

Tours begin at the Eighth Avenue main gate. There may be a line so all guests are admitted on a first come, first served basis. The Governor's Residence does not take reservations. Large groups are encouraged to email info@grpfund.org in advance.  Please include the size of your party, date, and time you plan on attending.  Parking is available on the NW corner of Logan Street and 8th Avenue.

Tours are at the pace of the visitor and may last from 20 minutes to 45 minutes. 


Continuing with a five-year partnership, the interior design members of ASID will help us design the holiday decor for the Governor’s Residence at the Boettcher Mansion. “Colorado’s Home,” as the Residence is known, welcomes well over 5,000 guests during the holiday season to view the decorations.