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POINTS OF INTEREST Bike Sharing in Denver
Denver B-cycle is Denver’s bike sharing system. With 88 stations and 700 bikes throughout ten central Denver neighborhoods, you can check out and return a B-cycle at any station 5 a.m. to midnight, 365 days a year. B-cycle is designed for locals and visitors for short, one-way trips that are 30 minutes or less. Check out a bike to get to work, a game or museum or to run errands. It’s easy, costeffective, and fun way to get around.
denver.bcycle.com (303) 825-3325
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The largest concentration of stores between St. Louis and San Francisco. This upscale neighborhood is home to more than 500 department stores, boutiques, galleries and spas. The Cherry Creek Shopping Center is a premier shopping environment with stores exclusive to the area such has Tiffany & Co., Burberry and Louis Vuitton. Across the street is Cherry Creek North which offers cafes and galleries surrounded by fountains and public art. East First Avenue and Milwaukee Street
shopcherrycreek.com (303) 388-3900
Clyfford Still Museum
A first generation Abstract Expressionist artist, Clyfford Still, developed a new approach to painting in the years immediately following World War II. He is considered one of the most important painters of the 20th century. Visit and understand the mysteries of his legacy and the work that has been hidden from public view for more than 30 years. 1250 Bannock Street, Denver
clyffordstillmuseum.org (720) 354-4880
The birthplace of Denver. The park was a gold mining camp in 1958, located where Cherry Creek and South Platte River meet. Home to a free concert series during the summer, with areas for picnicking, relaxing, skating and walking - this park is a perfect hub of activities. The park is close to REI’s Flagship Store, Downtown Aquarium, Denver Children’s Museum and Elitch Gardens Theme Park.
2250 15th Street, Denver
Coors Brewery Tour
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The world’s largest single-site brewing facility! “Taste the Rockies,” with the same Rocky Mountain spring water that Adolph Coors discovered in 1873. Enjoy a free tour of the facility to experience the malting, brewing and packaging processes, and sample some of Coors’ products. 13th Street & Ford Street, Golden
millercoors.com (303) 277-BEER (800) 642-6116
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Denver Art Museum
Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park
Denver Art Museum is an educational, nonprofit resource that sparks creative thinking and expression through transformative experiences with art. Its holdings reflect the city and region—and provide invaluable ways for the community to learn about cultures from around the world. Inside, find the world’s greatest collection of Native American Art and 68,000 art objects from around the globe. 100 West 14th Avenue Parkway, Denver
The only downtown theme park in America! On one side of the park experience over 50 thrill rides and on the other side cool off in a water park with waterslides and wave pools. The park is open May through October. 2000 Elitch Circle, Denver
elitchgardens.com (303) 595-4386
Golden Triangle Museum District
denverartmuseum.org (720) 865-5000
Within walking distance of downtown is Denver’s creative center for art and culture. The District includes Denver Art Museum, Denver Public Library, U.S. Mint, History Colorado Center, McNichols Building, ByersEvans House, Kirkland Museum, Clyfford Still Museum, Curious Theatre Company, galleries, artist’s studios, fine restaurants and specialty stores - all committed to “the art of living with art!”
Denver Botanic Gardens
Home to one of the nation’s top conservatories and top five botanic gardens in the nation, this 23-acre sanctuary is located in the middle of the city with 45 different gardens and over 33,000 plants. Boettcher Memorial Tropical Conservatory is the largest single structure conservatory in the U.S. Don’t forget to check out their summer concert series lineup! 1007 York Street, Denver
History Colorado Center
botanicgardens.org (720) 865-3501
This Smithsonian affiliate is designed to ignite imaginations of all ages about Colorado history, this new museum and hub for civic engagement creates a rich experience for visitors through exhibits and programs that blend technology, media, environments and artifacts. 1200 Broadway, Denver
Denver Mint (U.S. Mint)
One of six facilities in the United States that produces 50 million coins a day, each one stamped with a “D” for Denver. Learn how to turn a piece of scrap metal into shiny change at one of Denver’s most popular attractions. 320 West Colfax Avenue, Denver
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Denver Museum of Nature & Science
From prehistoric fossils to exploring outer space, this museum is the heart of cultural experience in Denver. Over the years the Museum has expanded with the addition of Gates Planetarium, an IMAX theater, Leprino Family Atrium and Anschutz Family Sky Terrace. Gates Planetarium is considered one of the most sophisticated planetariums in the country. 2001 Colorado Boulevard, Denver
historycoloradocenter.org (303) 447-8679
Lakeside Amusement Park
Lakeside Amusement Park is a large facility with excitement, history and charm. Located on a picturesque lake with great mountain views, trains, a merry-go-round, a drop tower, bumper cars, and many spinning rides, Lakeside is the perfect site for family fun and large events. Kiddies’ Playland is filled with rides specifically for young children. Located in Denver at I-70 and Sheridan.
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lakesideamusementpark.com (303) 477-1621
dmns.org (303) 370-6000
The oldest and most historic block in The Mile High City. For 40 years this hip block of Victorian buildings has been home to an inspired mix of independent shops, chefdriven restaurants and lively bars & clubs. You’ll find everything from one-of-a-kind fashion to vibrant nightlife—all with the Square’s signature canopy of lights above.
Spanning over 75 acres and home to over 4,000 animals including monkeys, elk, bison and birds, Denver Zoo is the first American institution to benefit from Carl Hagenbeck’s revolutionary zoo concept that people should see animals at eye level in natural habitats without bars or fences. 2300 Steele Street, Denver
denverzoo.org (720) 337-1400
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Outlets at Castle Rock
The center is the largest open-air outlet center in the state of Colorado, where you’ll find over 100 name-brand stores, including Coach, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger, American Eagle, OshKosh and so many more! Outlets at Castle Rock is conveniently
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located between the Denver Metro Area and the Colorado Springs region at I-25 and Exit 184 in Castle Rock, Colorado.
outletsatcastlerock.com (303) 688-4495
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With over 40 brand name outlet stores like Ann Taylor, Under Armour, Nike, J.Crew, Gymboree and many more, you are sure to find something for everyone priced at 3070% below retail prices every day! Outlets at Loveland is nestled by the foot of the Rocky Mountains between Fort Collins and Greeley, Colorado along Interstate 25.
16th Street Mall
Lined with outdoor cafes, shops, restaurants, retail stores and numerous fountains and plazas, this mall offers a variety of special events and entertainers. Designed by famed architect I.M. Pei, the pedestrian promenade is made of red, white and gray granite in a repeating pattern that, seen from above, resembles the skin of a Diamondback rattlesnake. Free electric shuttle buses travel up and down the Mall, stopping on every corner. Hop on and hop off - the free shuttles come every few minutes and make everything downtown easy to reach. Visit, shop and people-watch in downtown Denver.
16thstreetmalldenver.com (303) 534-6161
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LoDo Historic District
lodo.org (303) 605-3510
Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre
Filled with turn-of-the-century warehouses, brewpubs, sports bars, restaurants and rooftop cafes, Lower Downtown’s trendy Historic District is a must see. Listen to jazz at El Chapultepec or enjoy a cold brew at Wynkoop Brewing Company - Denver’s first brewpub, opened by Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper. Whether you are here to work, play, or live, LoDo’s family-friendly attractions and businesses entice visitors and locals alike, making it “the country’s most vibrant neighborhood.”
outletsatloveland.com (970) 663-1916
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Surrounded by 868 acres of deer, dinosaurs, pines and prairie, geological wonders and spectacular vistas, the Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre is the only naturally-occurring, acoustically perfect amphitheater in the world. From Sting and The Beatles, to opera stars and U2, every artist aspires to play on this magical, spiritual and emotional stage. When there’s no concert, there is a Performer’s Hall of Fame, hiking and biking trails as well as a Visitor Center with educational displays and a short film on its history. 18300 West Alameda Parkway, Morrison
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• The 13th step on the west side of the Colorado State Capitol Building is exactly 5,280 feet above sea level - one mile high. • Denver has 300+ days of sunshine a year! 3 10
• The Denver mint is the single largest producer of coins in the world. You can tell if a coin is made in Denver by a D mark. • The dome of the Colorado State Capitol is plated with real 24K gold.
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