Family-Friendly Attractions in Denver
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science features exhibits, a planeterium and IMAX movie theater.
Denver Elitch Gardens Profile
Take a ride on a rollercoaster or splash in the water park at Elitch Gardens Theme Park located in downtown Denver.
Children's Museum of Denver Profile
Learning can be fun at the Children's Museum of Denver! Visit our profile for hours, directions and featured exhibits at the museum.
Denver Botanic Gardens Profile
A profile of the Denver Botanic Gardens in Denver, CO.
Denver Zoo Profile
A profile of the Denver Zoo in Denver, CO.
Lakeside Amusement Park
Lakeside Amusement Park, built in 1908, offers old-fashioned family fun in Denver.
Mordecai Children's Garden
The Mordecai Children's Garden at the Denver Botanic Gardens offers children, and other budding botanists, hands-on activities. The garden, located on top of the parking structure at 1007 York St., is open from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily.
Denver Water World Profile
Cool off with Water World's wave pool and waterslides this summer! Located 15 minutes north of Denver, Water World is one of the nation's largest water parks.
Fly away with the butterflies at the Butterfly Pavilion located north of Denver. The pavilion is open daily from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at 6252 W. 104th Ave. in Westminster, Colo.
Wild Animal Sanctuary
The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg, Colo., offers 720 acres for large carnivores rescued from captivity. The refuge located 30 miles northeast of Denver is open to the public.