By Jennifer McRae

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4)– Gov. Jared Polis made the 14,115-foot trip to the top of Pikes Peak for the grand opening of the new visitor center. The center has been open for a few weeks but the official grand opening was on Monday.

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The new center offers spectacular views from the top of America’s Mountain as well as interactive exhibits and those “world famous donuts“.

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Exterior site work is expected to last through Sept. 2.

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Jennifer McRae