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Best things to do in Denver

Art Museum
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“Great little art museum that's walking distance. They also have free days sprinkled throughout the year and admission is free for children under 18.”
408 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“One of the top five botanic gardens in the nation, Denver Botanic Gardens is an oasis in the city, offering year-round events, Mordecai Children’s Garden, lifelong learning opportunities and research to preserve Colorado’s precious natural resources.”
355 locals recommend
Science Museum
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“Fun museum to visit - check out their events for special stuff happening in the evenings geared for adults like 60 Minutes in Space.”
311 locals recommend
Art Museum
“One of my favorites, small, contemplative, contemporary, modern art museum with changing exhibits. Downtown location. Great cafe on top floor. mcadenver.org”
147 locals recommend
History Museum
“Located just a few blocks from the Lincoln Park Neighborhood in Denver's Golden Triangle, this is a fun, family-friendly interactive museum that highlights the humble beginnings of all things Colorado. ”
82 locals recommend
Museum
“Visit the home of the "Unsinkable Molly Brown" who lived 13 blocks north of the Logan Refuge.”
89 locals recommend
Museum
“lots of fun things for your little ones to do. from young babies to older kids!”
53 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Located in Denver's Golden Triangle - This museum celebrates one of modern art’s greatest innovators, Clyfford Still who ignited a powerful movement, then chose integrity and principles over celebrity and fortune. Located conveniently just next to Denver's Art Museum! ”
66 locals recommend
Rock Club
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“my favorite underground bar to listen to hip hop and be around all the cool kids”
73 locals recommend
Government Building
“Great tour. Get up early to get in line to make a reservation for the tour. ”
35 locals recommend
History Museum
“Located on the the old Lowry Air Force Base, and just next to a fabulous eatery and beer garden, this is a must visit for anyone with an infatuation with military aircraft. ”
26 locals recommend
Museum
“It's a small museum, but you can spend all day there looking at art from the beginning to the end of the twentieth century.”
32 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Lots of great galleries and quirky shops. First Fridays of the month, everything open later, gallery shows, etc. Fun!”
26 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“Another option to hear some great music. This amphitheater has a combination of stadium and lawn seating.”
21 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Awesome coffee house, with beer and cocktails. Great study spots. Fun meeting place downstairs. Fun, funky Denver vibe. ”
30 locals recommend
Library
“I love the design of this building, and there are many great library programs that offer more than just reading”
33 locals recommend