The Broadmoor Blog

November 26, 2013

New Shop! The Great Republic Under Attractions, History, Hotel News, Retail   The Broadmoor is pleased to announce the newest addition to our 26 shops on property, The Great Republic.This unique store offers a wide selection of rare and remarkable flags, maps, and Americana, as well asvintage American and British sports memorabilia and collectibles. Located in our retail square, just south of the main entrance you can find The Great Republic in the old location of the Lifestyles shop.   The Great Republic offers some rare pieces of American history. A special piece by John Trumbull, renowned American artist is featured. The piece depicts the famous crossing of the Delaware Riverby George Washington during the Revolutionary War. All three works were... Continue Reading →

CSBJ News Article

October 27, 2013

Great Republic opens at The Broadmoor By Amy Gillentine The Broadmoor hotel has a new retail shop. Called The Great Republic, the shop specializes in historical memorabilia, including rare flags, exceptional period maps, unique Americana and vintage British Empire and American sporting antiques and collectibles. It’s one of 26 shops on The Broadmoor property, which is a five-star, five-diamond resort hotel in Colorado Springs. The shop has a 38-star American flag to the first edition engraving of Washington’s famous crossing of the Delaware and an 1845 wall map of the United States. Eddie Papczun owns the new store and says he hopes it will be “a retail destination that guests look forward to coming back to and visiting again and again.”... Continue Reading →