Gilpin County Colorado has 5 places on the National Register of Historic Places including 1 place of National significance and 2 places of Statewide significance. Significant places include Central City--Black Hawk Historic District, Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway Historic District and Winks Panorama, Central City Opera House and Teller House.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Gilpin County places including Wendall Hamlet and Northwestern and Pacific R.R. Denver. Prominent architectural styles found in Gilpin Country are Renaissance and Romanesque.