- 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
Centennial Village Museum is a local historic village complete with old building structures and gardens with the guides dressed in period costumes and offering informative insights about the local history.
Railroad historians and enthusiasts consider the Moffat Tunnel West Portal a must-visit destination for an authentic train experience. The tunnel was completed in 1928 and bores over 6 miles through the Continental Divide.
The Winter Park Resort in Winter Park, Colorado is a full-service family-friendly resort. Guests of all ages enjoy skiing, snow boarding, sledding, snowshoeing and lightening-fast tubing courses. This resort is also famous for its high level of service and beautiful guest rooms.
Started with the goal of having a place to bring people together, Hideaway Park Brewery allows people to stop by and have a pint of beer. The brewery offers a variety of house beers as well as seasonal beers.
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The Baldpate Inn Key Room Collection is a specialty museum that features keys that have been used in by famous people and in exotic locations. The location also offers beef stew and bread pumpkin.
A great place for photographers, the Pawnee National Grasslands is a 193,060-acre of land that is famous for its bird watching sites and hiking trails. The Pawnee National Grassland is famous for the Chalk Bluffs which is a rock formation that is a favorite nesting site for eagles.