“Manitou Bottles and Bottling Plants”. Exhibit Now Open!

“Manitou Bottles and Bottling Plants”. Exhibit Now Open!

Now open for your viewing pleasure.  “Manitou Bottles and Bottling Plants”. Manitou Springs Heritage Center 517 Manitou Avenue Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829 http://www.manitouspringsheritagecenter.org/manitou-srings-water-bottles/

Experience the development of the bottled mineral water industry in Manitou Springs. In the early 1900’s, Manitou Springs, with its two competing bottling plants, was the capital of bottled mineral water. Learn about the mystery of the town’s “effervescent and healthful mineral spring waters”. See the Ute Chief Gusher and the colorful bottles that put Manitou Springs on the world map. Everyone is welcomed. Donations benefit the Manitou Springs Heritage Center. For more information, contact the Manitou Springs Heritage Center 517 Manitou Avenue Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829 Phone: 719-685-1454 email: ManitouHeritage@gmail.com Website: http://www.manitouspringsheritagecenter.org/