- Our list of the best things to do in Thornton, Colorado, features the top 364 nearby activities — including 143 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Thornton, 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 16 things to do within the city of Thornton, CO , followed by 348 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boulder, Golden, Denver, Littleton, Aurora, Longmont, Wheat Ridge, Broomfield, Arvada, Westminster, Morrison, Englewood, Evergreen, Commerce City, Lakewood, Brighton, Centennial, Highlands Ranch, Parker, Fraser, Westminster and Northglenn
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801 S. Yarrow Boulevard, Lakewood, CO MoreLess Info
Taking a look back into the past, Lakewood Heritage Center in Colorado displays buildings from the original town. Visitors can enjoy the historical nature of the center, as well as events including concerts and tractor pulls during any visit.
Situated on 10 acres, Tanglewood Sports Park & Prospect West Tennis Courts features facilities for tennis, bocce ball, baseball, softball, soccer and lacrosse. The park also offers picnic areas, children's playgrounds and a putting green.
Dog owners who visit Happy Tails Dog Park can let their pets swim in the site's pond area. The location also features both human and dog water fountains as well as dirt paths for those who wish to take their pet for a walk.
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.
Established in 1959, the Colorado Railroad museum owns a collection of narrow gauge locomotives including vintage engines, coaches and cabooses. The museum also features a model railroad, a roundhouse restoration facility with a working turntable and offers scenic train rides.
85% 26 votes
14500 W Colfax Ave, Lakewood, CO 80123 MoreLess Info
Test your endurance and fun level at Jumpstreet Indoor Trampoline Park. Hop from one trampoline to another across the entire warehouse and enjoy features such as the big pit, and dunking contests.