Downtown Denver is a visual feast for the eyes. Modern skyscrapers tower above historically and architecturally significant landmarks. This tour meets in front of the giant broom and dustpan, in front of the Denver Art Museum, and ends at Larimer Square. This tour offers the best that Denver has to offer, and is a must for locals and visitors alike.This is a small group tour, 17 max. Duration: 2 hours. Walking 1.7 Miles.Departure times are at 10:30A.M. Cost:$20
This tour meets at the Denver Art Museum, in front of the Giant Broom and Dustpan, and ends at Larimer Square.
NOTE: it is not a round trip tour. It is designed to allow visitors to stay in the heart of the historic area of Denver, in order to enjoy the food, flavor, and culture of the downtown area. You can easily get back to the start of the tour, by using the 16th Street Mall Shuttle. At the end of the mall shuttle, or you can catch a Lyft or Uber, for a minimal fee. Starting Time: Select Dates, at 10:30 A.M.
Downtown Denver is a visual feast for the eyes. Modern skyscrapers tower above historically and architecturally significant landmarks. Enjoy the excitement and energy of the 16th Street Mall, with its boutique shops and trendy restaurants. Bohemian artist and street musicians line the corridor of the 16th Street Mall, while historic landmarks and points of interests beckon the past.Larimer Square, the birthplace of Denver City. Built in 1858, it represents a pristine example of western Victorian architecture. The Denver Art Museum, the Colorado State Capitol, Civic Center Park, and the infamous Brown Palace Hotel are just a few of the landmarks you will see. Fun facts, famous residents, scandals from the past, haunted hotels, are among the stories that you will hear on this tour.Featured Locations:Denver Art MuseumByers Evans MansionCivic Center ParkCity and County BuildingUnited States MintFire Station #1Curry-Chucovich HouseColorado State CapitolBrown Palace HotelThe Navarre, former brothelTrinity Methodist Church16th Street MallThe Paramount TheaterDaniels and Fisher Clock TowerThe Blue Bear and The Denver Convention CenterDenver Theater CenterAuraria, Tivoli, & Cherry CreekLarimer Square – The Birthplace of the City of Denver