Nikola Tesla Colorado Springs Timeline Important moments and events related to Tesla's time in Colorado May 17th, 1899 May 23rd, 1899 June 15th, 1899 June, 1904 Colorado Springs, Colorado with Pikes Peak in the background. Colorado Springs, Colorado from around the time Tesla was there. The Alta Vista Hotel where Tesla stayed in Colorado Springs. Room 207 of the Alta Vista Hotel where Tesla stayed in Colorado Springs. The Alta Vista Hotel letterhead from the time when Tesla stayed there. 1899 Tesla Arrives In Colorado May 17th, 1899 Tesla arrives in Colorado Springs to continue high-voltage/high-frequency experiments that had become too large for his New York lab. He stayed at the Alta Vista Hotel in room 207. Pagination Previous Next Next entry Within the Universe Books Books written by and about Nikola Tesla. Documents Nikola Tesla documents, files and papers. Quotes Profound and insightful quotes by Nikola Tesla. Patents Nikola Tesla held around 200 patents worldwide. Articles Nikola Tesla in the press. Images Nikola Tesla image and photo library. Landmarks Locations related to Nikola Tesla. Letters Letters to, from and about Nikola Tesla. Movies and TV Nikola Tesla on the screen.