Mestizo-Curtis Park

31st Avenue & Curtis Street

Curtis Park, Denver’s oldest residential neighborhood, is a place rich in diversity and community.┬áMestizo-Curtis Park, Denver’s oldest public park, sits in this neighborhood as a true reflection of its character. Mestizo means a mix of ethnicities and cultures.

 

-written by Molly Kimbley

1971

Emanuel Martinez mural: “Eyes on the Park”

Painted in 1971 by Emanuel Martinez, "Eyes on the Park" (or "Shades") reveals the strong unity and diversity of the surrounding community.   -written by Molly Kimbley

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