Known as one of the most prestigious residential areas in the city, Polo Club is a country club type of neighborhood. It was originally an area where polo ponies grazed the terrain. This changed when four millionaires bought the 160-acre area to use it for polo matches. This happened about a century ago and the club was completed in 1926.
When this club was completed, some of the most prestigious Denver families relocated to this area from the Denver Country Club area. The ponies may not be in this area any longer, but the neighborhood is still full of elegant homes sitting on lots up to two acres in size.
Boundaries of the Neighborhood
The Polo Club neighborhood is found between Exposition Avenue to the north, Mississippi Avenue to the south,…