Colorado Supreme Court

US States / A-G / Colorado / Colorado Supreme Court
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Denver

Location:  2 East 14th Avenue / Broadway.

Built:  2010 – 2013

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Fentress Architects

Contractor:   M A Mortenson Company

 

Description:  The buildings face north and are concrete and glass structures with a four story courts building on the north and a twelve story administrative building on the south.  The buildings occupy the entire block. The north building has columns along the front and glass walls. A circular atrium rises to a large skylight. The Supreme Court Chamber is located on the fourth story with Court of Appeals Chambers on the first, second and third stories. The Supreme Court Chamber has a large dome skylight. The buildings is named as the Ralph L Carr Justice Center.

 

Old Supreme Court Building

 

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Location:  2 East 14th Avenue / Broadway.

Built:  1975 – 1977

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Rogers and RNL Architects

Contractor:   Unknown

 

Description:  The building faced north and was a five story concrete and glass structure. The former building was demolished in 2010. The former building was modern architecture with glass sides. In the center of the building, the ground floor was open space with a glass ceiling covering the Law Library in the basement. The entrance doors were on the east and west sides.  The Supreme Court was located on the fourth floor. The Judges Bench was along the east side of the modern Chamber.The building was the Colorado State Judicial Building. The building was razed to accommodate the present building.

 

See:  The Supreme Court is located in Denver County.

 

 

 

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Supreme Court Chamber

 

 

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Court of Appeals Chamber – 3rd story

 

 

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Court of Appeals Chamber – 2nd story

 

 

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Old Supreme Court Building 2000

 

 

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Photos taken 2000, 2011 and 2016