- TripBuzz found 274 things to do with kids in or near Aurora, Colorado, including 253 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Littleton, Golden, Denver and Wheat Ridge.
- From Aurora Reservoir to Great Plains Park, the Aurora area offers 83 different types of family activities, including: Theaters, Golf, Movie Theaters and Horseback Riding.
- Aurora is a large urban city which resides along the outskirts of the Denver. Due to its size and close proximity to Denver, there are many entertainment options in Aurora, including restaurants, shopping centers, and amusement establishments. Yet, the city is far enough away from the metropolitan hub to maintain multiple outdoor recreational sites and nature-based areas.
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7711 East Academy Blvd., Denver, CO 80220 MoreLess Info
The Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum is located in the former Hangar 1 on land that once belonged to the Lowry Air Force Base. Artifacts span the history of aeronautic and aerospace fields within Colorado and the United States.
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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.
Home to the the Major League Soccer team called the Colorado Rapids, Dick's Sporting Goods Park is considered to be one of the largest soccer stadium complexes in the world. Along with the soccer field, there is an adjacent sports complex of 24 full-size fully-lit fields.
Established in 1896, Denver Zoo today is home to more than six hundred different species of animals including many exotic species such as bloack rhinos, coral reef fish, amur leopards and more, in their naturalistic habitats.
The home of several local attractions, tourists can spend the entire day at City Park. Along with the Denver Zoo, this site is home to the Colorado Museum of Natural History. Outdoor activities such as tennis and baseball can also be enjoyed at this local park.
Situated on a former nuclear facility, Rocky Mountain Arsenal now houses a variety of native animals in a national wildlife refuge. Visitors can take a driving tour of the refuge to view animals like buffaloes, turtles, deer, and more.
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.
Pioneer Park provides a wide range of recreational activities and sports. The park is ADA Accessible with amenities including a baseball/softball field, playground, spray ground, walking trail, basketball court, skate park, barbeque pit and rentable shelters.