- Our list of the best things to do in Denver, Colorado, features the top 368 nearby activities — including 145 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Denver, CO has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 32 things to do within the city of Denver, CO , followed by 336 popular activities in nearby cities, including Golden, Littleton, Boulder, Aurora, Wheat Ridge, Broomfield, Arvada, Westminster, Evergreen, Morrison, Parker, Englewood, Thornton, Commerce City, Lakewood, Brighton, Castle Rock, Centennial, Highlands Ranch, Westminster, Fraser and Northglenn
Denver Climbing Company 2825 W. 25th Ave, Denver, CO MoreLess Info
Four-hour course teaches beginners rock climbing basics including gear knowledge, climbing technique, safety, belaying, and basic knots
1005 York Street, Denver, CO 80206 MoreLess Info
With more than 15,000 different species of plants, the Dever Botanic Gardens house one of North America's largest plant collections. The premises also include multiple themed gardens, a conservatory and an amphitheater.
92% 472 votes
1101 13th Street, Denver, CO 80204 MoreLess Info
The Denver Center for the Performing Arts is a non-profit theatre organization that dedicates itself to creating experiences through live entertainment. The center offers acting classes for children, teens, and adults.
92% 5550 votes
2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO 80205 MoreLess Info
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is a natural history and science museum housing a wide range of exhibits about native american culture, the universe, minerals, wildlife and more, coupled with a planetarium and an auditorium.
The main goal of the Clyfford Still Museum is to advance the understanding and appreciation for the art and legacy of Clyffod Still himself. The collection represents 94 percent of the artist's lifetime output, including roughly 2,400 works.
91% 4556 votes
13th Avenue between Broadway and Bannock Streets, Denver, CO 80204 MoreLess Info
The Denver Art Museum is a local art gallery which houses a wide range of works of Native Art, Western American Art and Contemporary Art, as a part of its permament collection as well as rotating exhibits.
Built in 1930, in the heart of Central Denver, the historic Landmark's Mayan Theater is one of only three remaining theaters constructed in the art-deco Mayan style. Restored to its original elegance, the theater features a main auditorium, café and seating area.
Historical buildings and tree-lined streets enhance the beauty of the University of Denver. A quick drive from both downtown and the Rocky Mountains, there are many activities on campus for visitors to enjoy. This includes athletics, music and theater productions.
90% 335 votes
2200 15th St (Confluence Park access point), Denver, CO 80202 MoreLess Info
When you want to see the sights of Denver without dealing with traffic, hop onto your bicycle and ride the Cherry Creek BikePath. This paved trail follows almost 15-miles along the creek through the city.