It’s a Man’s World—But It Doesn’t Have to Be

February 27, 2019

Women in Denver

Could Denver become the first city in the country to be designed for women?

By: Daliah Singer, 5280 Magazine

Union Station’s intricate interior detailing is, in today’s parlance, Instagrammable. From the opulent, bell-shaped Beaux Arts chandeliers to iron detailing on arched windows to the bar booths inspired by old Pullman sleeping cars, the space evokes a feeling of grandness. Every detail in this modern iteration of the historic building seems intentional—except, perhaps, for one. Reminiscent of an airport’s moving walkway, the cramped corridor that conducts people to and from the bathrooms feels a little like an afterthought.