Attractions

Top Choice Historic Building in Denver

Union Station

Gorgeously restored, historic Union Station is Denver's main transportation hub, used by RTD light-rail lines, commuter buses and Amtrak. But it's way more than that. Inside, the main hall doubles as a waiting area …
Top Choice Museum in Denver

Denver Art Museum

DAM is home to one of the largest Native American art collections in the USA, and puts on special multimedia exhibits that vary from treasures of British art to Star Wars costumes. The Western American Art section o…
Top Choice Park in Denver

Confluence Park

Where Cherry Creek and South Platte River meet is the nexus and plexus of Denver's sunshine-loving culture. It's a good place for an afternoon picnic and there's a short white-water park for kayakers and tubers. Fam…
Top Choice Museum in Denver

Blair-Caldwell African American Museum

Tucked into the 3rd floor of a public library, this multimedia museum provides an excellent overview of the history of African Americans in the Rocky Mountain region – from migration and settlement to discrimination…
Top Choice Museum in Denver

Clyfford Still Museum

Dedicated exclusively to the work and legacy of 20th-century American abstract expressionist Clyfford Still, this fascinating museum's collection includes over 2400 pieces – 95% of his work – by the powerful and nar…
Top Choice Museum in Denver

Children’s Museum

A recent $16 million expansion has made the Children’s Museum one of the hottest tickets in town…well, at least for kids. Highlights include an enclosed three-story climbing structure (helmets provided), a kids' kit…
Gardens in Denver

Denver Botanic Gardens

If you’re hankering for greenery, this 23-acre Rocky Mountain garden is the perfect place to lose yourself. Local flora mixes with relatives from faraway continents such as Australia and Africa to create a breathtak…
Monument in Denver

Bronco Buster & On the War Trail

In the early 1920s, Denver sculptor Alexander Phimister Proctor was commissioned to create two bronze sculptures for Civic Center Park: Bronco Buster and On the War Trail. The works depict a cowboy and a Native Amer…
Arts Center in Denver

RedLine

This remarkable contemporary arts center has a huge gallery space where work by emerging Coloradan artists is exhibited year-round. Fifteen artists in residence are hosted by RedLine each year, their studio space li…
Museum in Denver

Denver Museum of Nature & Science

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is a classic natural-science museum with excellent temporary exhibits on topics like the biomechanics of bugs, Pompeii and mythical creatures. Permanent exhibits are equally…