Holy Cross Abbey in Canon City Colorado Located : 2951 E Us Highway 50 Canon City, CO 81212
In the center of Canon City Colorado is a huge complex known at the Holy Cross Abbey. This Gothic style structure was built i 1924.
The architectural style has been described as Victorian and Territorial. Once the home of benedictine monks and a boys school. Today the Abbey is the center of activity for the county. The Complex hosts home and garden shows, car shows, conventions and the like.
If you ask long time locals about their stories of the abbey you will hear tales of ghosts and the mountain lion, unseen yet evidence existed!