Family Fun in Denver, Colorado
The Mile High City is one the whole family can enjoy. Here are some ideas for your next Denver family vacation!
Denver Museum of Nature and Science
There’s nothing like sparking curiosity at a museum. Both children and adults will enjoy multiple different exhibits including: Mummies, Space Exploration, Wildlife, and Prehistoric creatures. Kids can enjoy a learning zone that teaches them about science and history while adults can enjoy a recorded guided tour. The world has so much to offer from the past and present and you and your family can see it, all in one place!
Denver Botanic Garden
The Botanic Garden showcases flowers and plants from the Rocky Mountain regions and similar areas in the world. There are multiple different programs for families to learn more about not only plants, but the environment as well. Flowers can bring joy to everyone that sees and smells them and the Denver Botanic Garden will do just that.
If you’re visiting during the summer months, the Denver heat can be brutal so what better way to cool off than visiting a water park? Water World is one of the most popular water parks in Denver. There are over 50 attractions throughout the massive 70 acre park including plenty of grass areas which are perfect for a family picnic. Don’t forget your towel and sunscreen!
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater
Renowned as one of the most beautiful amphitheaters in the world, Red Rocks is a must while in Denver. Located only 30 minutes away from Downtown Denver, families can enjoy the great outdoors while learning about the geologically-formed amphitheater. There is even a museum focused on the history of the local plants and animals in the area as well as another museum, inside, that covers the incredible history of musicians who have performed at Red Rocks.