Family Activities

Elitch Gardens (formerly Six Flags)

Conveniently located in downtown Denver, this amusement park offers fun for the entire family. The park is open April - October.

 

Four Mile Historic Park

Located just 4 miles from downtown Denver, this park offers a unique way to experience Colorado’s rich history.


Hours
April 1 through September 30
Wednesday through Friday, 12:00 PM- 4:00 PM, Daily
Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM, Daily

October 1 through March 30    
Saturday and Sunday, 12:00 PM-4:00 PM, Daily

715 South Forest Street

303 399 1859

 

Denver Botanic Gardens

Explore 23 acres of diverse gardens from around the world. Wander the paths of the Romantic Garden or watch your children play in the Secret Children’s Path.

Hours 
September 16 through April 30
9:00 AM- 5:00 PM, Daily


May 1 through September 15
Saturday through Tuesday, 9:00 AM- 8:00 PM, Daily

Wednesday through Friday, 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM, Daily

1005 York Street

720 865 3500 

Denver Zoo

This amazing zoo is home to nearly 4,000 creatures, including several that are close to being extinct in the wild. See animals in their naturalistic habitats, and enjoy shows and feeding times.

Hours
October 1 through March 31

10:00 AM- 5:00 PM, Daily

 

April 1 through September 30

 9:00 AM- 6:00 PM, Daily

2300 Steele Street

303 376 4873

 

Denver Aquarium

With a full-service restaurant, an upscale bar, a fully equipped ballroom, aquatic & geographic exhibits and shopping, Denver Aquarium has it all!

From In the Desert to Under the Sea, go exploring in this world of extraordinary habitats and their rare animals.

Friday Family Fun Nights 5pm until Close

700 Water Street

303 561 4450

 

US Mint

One of only two US mints where visitors can watch the process of coins being created from metals. Reservations are required for all tours.  Click here to make reservations.

320 West Colfax Avenue

303 405 4761

Hotel Activities

1750 Welton Street, Denver, Colorado, USA, 80202