|Denver Art Museum
The Denver Art Museum is known for its wide range
of Native American art, this museum also contains the only major
Asian art collection in the Rocky Mountains.
Denver Botanic Gardens
Spanning more than 23 acres, this urban garden, of
the Denver Botanic Gardens features more than 15,000 species from
around the world.
Ocean Journey is a new innovative aquarium that
offers self-guided tours through two separate ecosystems, the
Colorado River and the Indonesian River.
Colorado History Museum
Visitor's to the Colorado History Museum can
explore Colorado's pioneer history through artifacts, dioramas and
Colorado State Capitol
A key feature in the Denver skyline because of its
gold bell-shaped dome, the Capitol Building, fittingly in the Mile
High City, has a point located at exactly 5,280 feet above sea
level. Free tours are available for visitors.
Molly Brown House Museum
This fancy antique-filled Victorian house was the
home of Molly Brown, a famous survivor of the Titanic.
Lakeside Amusement Park
This amusement park, one of the few remaining
family-owned parks in the country, is fun for people of all ages.
Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Better understand the universe, nature and human
cultures by visiting a number of permanent exhibits such as "Hall of
Life," "Prehistoric Journey" and "Egyptian Mummies."
Coors Field is a modern stadium with an
old-fashioned feel, this is one of the National League's first new
parks built exclusively for baseball since 1962.
Black American West Museum and Heritage Center
The Black American West Museum and Heritage Center
is a museum that explores the history of black cowboys, wranglers
and ranchers in the American West.
Denver Public Library
The largest library in the greater metro area is
known for its books, photographs and maps about Denver's frontier
Formerly the hub of transit in Lower Downtown,
this grandiose three-story train station now best serves enthusiasts
of railroad nostalgia.
Creek that winds through the northeastern section
of Denver, offering great views of the city.
Cherry Creek Bike Path
Parallels its namesake creek for 15 miles.
Denver's first brew pub.
Square, part of the first downtown area of Denver, this locale has
been restored as a trendy shopping area.
LoDo, short for Lower Downtown, is 29-block
section of trendy bars, restaurants and shops also contains
preserved buildings from the city's original settlement.
Ginseng, an Asian black bear cub, is one of the
main attractions at this more than 100-year-old zoo, which is home
to more than 4,000 animals and a conservation center.
Children's Museum of Denver
Kids build cars on an assembly line, use real
tools in a wood shop, shop in a supermarket, dance and act in this
hands-on museum that immerses them in creative and practical
activities where they learn and have fun.
United States Mint
One of six branches of the U.S. Mint, the Denver
location is responsible for producing all coins for public
circulation. Tours are possible but must be arranged, at least two
weeks in advance.
16th Street Mall
The 16th Street Mall, located in the heart of
Denver, is a vibrant area that offers a variety of shops and places
Tattered Cover Bookstore
The Tattered Cover Bookstore is a world-famous
five story bookstore that offers a relaxing atmosphere perfect for
Denver Museum of Miniatures, Dolls and Toys
This late-19th-century property
is home to an intriguing collection of antique and collectible
dolls, from rag and wood to exquisite German and French bisque.
A popular train operating from Denver to Winter
Park with breathtaking views along the way.
The most popular park in the city, this 320-acre
sanctuary offers recreation opportunities galore and houses the
Denver Zoo, the Colorado Museum of Natural History and an IMAX
Denver Firefighters Museum
History of firefighting from the early 20th
century to present day told through a collection of firefighting
equipment, uniforms and other memorabilia.
Six Flags Elitch Gardens
Featuring the first of its kind, The Flying
Coaster, this amusement center features more than 45 rides and
attractions for people of all ages.
Stars such as Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock and Jay
Leno have all performed at Denver's most famous comedy club.
Historic 1913 theater for silent movies restored.
Offers films, jazz, rock, alternative, and other live music.