Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun

4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80906- Map It
(719) 578-5367

AAA Editor Notes

Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun, reached via Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd., which runs through the zoo, is a stone tower memorial to the 20th-century humorist. Built at an elevation of 8,136 feet, the shrine provides spectacular views of Colorado Springs and the surrounding area. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Included with Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.
Hours: Daily 9-5, May-Labor Day; 9-4, rest of year (weather permitting). Admission ends one hour before closing. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.