Family Activities

Elitch Gardens Theme Park
A 70-acre seasonal amusement park and water park located downtown.  Take a ride on a thrilling rollercoaster, make a splash in the water park, or enjoy a free concert with admission to the park.

200 Elitch Circle
Denver, CO 80204

Hours
Hours vary.  Please see website for details.

 

Downtown Aquarium
The entertainment and dining complex features a public aquarium boasting more than a million gallons of underwater exhibits. Downtown Aquarium houses over 500 species of animals, the interactive Stingray Reef touch tank, Aquarium Restaurant and the Dive Lounge.

700 Water Street
Denver, CO 80211

 

Hours
Sunday through Thursday, 10:00 AM-9:00 PM
Friday and Saturday, 10:00 AM- 9:30 PM

 

Denver Zoo
There’s always something new at the Denver Zoo!  Check out the daily schedule of fun, interactive events, and experience animals, big and small, from all over the world.

 

2300 Steele Street
Denver, CO 80205

Hours
Open every day of the year
Summer hours (March 1 through October 31): Admissions open 9:00 am to 5:00 pm; grounds close at 6:00 PM
Winter hours (November 1 through February 28): Admissions open 10:00 AM-4:00 PM; grounds close at 5:00 PM
Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a person 16 years or older

 

Children’s Museum
A hands-on educational and entertaining experience awaits kids and their grown-ups at the Children’s Museum of Denver. Programs and playscapes developed for all ages.

 

2121 Children’s Museum Drive
Denver, CO 80211

Hours
Monday through Tuesday, Thursday and Friday,9:00 AM- 4:00 PM 
Wednesday, 9:00 AM- 7:30 PM
Saturday through Sunday, 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

Area Activities

1750 Welton Street, Denver, Colorado, USA, 80202