“Manitou Bottles and Bottling Plants”



Manitou Springs Heritage Center, 517 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, 80829

Event Description

May 6 ••• Friday 4:30-7:30pm First Friday ArtWalk•••Manitou Bottles and Bottling Plants•••Now Showing Through December 2022

Manitou Springs Heritage Center and Museum proudly announces its featured exhibit, “Manitou Bottles and Bottling Plants”. Experience the development of the bottled mineral water industry in Manitou Springs. In the early 1900’s, Manitou Springs, with its two competing bottling plants, was the capital of bottled mineral water. Learn about the mystery of the town’s “effervescent and healthful mineral spring waters” and see the world-famous Ute Chief Gusher Bottle and the many other colorful bottles that helped put Manitou Springs on the world map. The exhibit will run through December, 2022.

Visit our free museum. Manitou Springs Heritage Center and Museum 517 Manitou Avenue Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829. For more information, call 719-685-1454, email: [email protected], or visit www.manitouspringsheritagecenter.org. Open Friday-Saturday 11:30am-3:30pm or by appointment.