- Our list of the best things to do in Colorado Springs, Colorado, features the top 89 nearby activities — including 48 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Colorado Springs, CO has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 38 things to do within the city of Colorado Springs, CO , followed by 51 popular activities in nearby cities, including Manitou Springs, Cripple Creek, Woodland Park and Georgetown
89% 534 votes
3440 North Cheyenne Canyon Road, Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Helen Hunt Falls is located within the North Cheyenne Canon Park. In addition to the waterfalls themselves, there is a visitor center that serves as an introduction to the natural features of the region through interactive displays and interpretive exhibits.
Both experienced riders and beginners are welcome at the Academy Riding Stables. Guided horseback riding is held in the area known as the Garden of the Gods Park during the summer months with perimeter rides offered in the winter.
U.S. Olympic Complex in Colorado Springs serves as the headquarters and flagship training center of the U.S. Olympic Committee and a number of other Olympic Training Center Programs. The center has multiple sports venues and facilities for fencing, judo, swimming, shooting and more.
82% 1877 votes
West Colorado Ave & 24th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904 MoreLess Info
The Historic District of Old Colorado City is home to a number of small shops including boutiques, art galleries, restaurants and more, operaing within restored brick structures.
88% 247 votes
215 S Tejon St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 MoreLess Info
The only institution that researches, collects, and interprets the history of Pikes Peak and Colorado Springs is the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, which welcomes 50,000 visitors annually. Permanent exhibits highlight regional histories with changing galleries dedicated to exploring special topics.
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1025 North Gate Road, Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Established in 1970, the Western Museum of Mining and Industry has been devoted to preserving the rich history of mining and industry in the western United States. The museum features more than 4,000 artifacts, equipment, and many multimedia exhibits.
82% 174 votes
30 West Dale Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 MoreLess Info
Opened in 1936 to present a unique, multi-dimensional art experience, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, has grown into a cultural icon in the Rocky Mountain region. Today the center features a theater, art school, and museum in addition to an impressive permanent collection.
86% 160 votes
2 E Pikes Peak Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 MoreLess Info
Located in the historic Cheyenne Building, Phantom Canyon Brewing Company, opened its doors in 1993. In addition to its fine craft beers, the brewery includes a billiard hall and banquet facilties.
89% 74 votes
170 W. Cache La Poudre Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Monument Valley Park is a park featuring a unique arboretum displaying Colorado tree and shrub species. The park is populated by gardens, pathways, ponds, a tennis court, a swimming pool, and several playgrounds.
72% 1688 votes
2850 South Cheyenne Canyon Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906 MoreLess Info
Known as the 'Grandest Mile of Scenery in Colorado', Seven Falls is a series of seven waterfalls located in South Cheyenne Canyon. On either side of the box canyon are the Pillars of Hercules which are narrow steep cliffs. Visitors can enjoy hiking and the computerized night light show here.