Photos: Denver diorama finds new home in History Colorado Center lobby

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Melanie Asmar
Those tiny dots in the yard are chickens. Amaaaazing!

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Melanie Asmar
Wagons pass the long-gone Rocky Mountain Herald building.

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Melanie Asmar
Colorado's first governor, William Gilpin, "first addressed the people" from the Tremont House balcony, according to an old map that accompanies the diorama.

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Melanie Asmar
Tiny oxen.

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