- 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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4121 Chicago Creek Road, Idaho Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Tucked in the mountains, Mount Evans Trout Fishing offers visitors a scenic pond for catching rainbow trout. Any fish caught in the pond are cleaned by the staff so the visitor can take their catch home.
St. Mary's Glacier is reached through a moderately difficult upward hike which in turn, passes around a scenic lake and progresses forward up to the glacier where one can enjoy the panoramic views of the surroundings and a variety of snow sports.
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1520 Argentine Street, Georgetown, CO 80444 MoreLess Info
Set beneath the beautiful and rugged Rocky Mountains, the Georgetown Loop Historic Railroad offers a 7.2kilometers tours to tourists aboard an old-time steam locomotive. Tourists pass by the Clear Creek Canyon and some of the gold and silver mines that were once flourishing during the gold rush era.
Hotel de Paris Museum used to be the first-class French restaurant during the silver mining boom in the 1800s. Now, it operates as a museum is a great place for people of all ages to learn about old innovations in domestic science and culinary history.
Located in a modern hydroelectric plant, the Georgetown Energy Museum is dedicated to the history of energy production in and around Georgetown, Colorado. It features historical documents, photos, energy production equipment, appliances and more.
The public can come see original, 19th-century, firefighting artifacts at the Georgetown Firefighting Museum. Patrons can view an interpretive exhibit, appreciate the historic furnishings and learn what firefighting was like before modern equipment.
A small neighborhood park, City Park features a large children's playground with a structure made to resemble real buildings along with slides and tire swings. The park provides open grass fields, trees, picnic tables and a gazebo.
Featuring full stadium seating and digital projection, Cinemark is a movie theater that shows the latest released films to its guests. Other theater amenities include a game arcade, matinee ticket specials, and Real-D 3-D film capabilities.