Denver, Colorado’s capital, merges its Old West past with its cosmopolitan present. Here you’ll find world-class museums, first-rate restaurants, a flourishing arts scene, and plenty of historic gems to boot. Vibrant neighborhoods offer their own unique flavors, from glamorous Cherry Creek with its luxury shopping, to energetic LoDo with its fashionista-filled bars and hipster brewpubs.

    Denver offers stacks to do. Stroll the floral finery at the Denver Botanic Gardens, snoop about Titanic survivor Molly Brown’s mansion, gawp at dinosaur skeletons at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, or hike, bike, and ski in the nearby Rocky Mountains.

    What to see & do in Denver

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    The world of things to do in Denver includes museums, red cliff parks, art galleries, amusement and water parks, heritage sites with indie shops, famed ballparks, and outdoor adventure. For family theme park fun, head for Water World, Lakeside Amusement Park, or Elitch Gardens with thrill rides, waterslides, Ferris wheels, carnival eats, and games. For shopping, go to Larimer Square with its historic buildings and wide range of indie shops... Read more

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      Our Denver Travel Essentials lays out the essential information you need to help planning your trip to one of the most popular destinations in the USA. No matter how frequently you travel, some questions will always need answers: What’s the weather like? How can I get from the airport to my hotel? What currency and type of plug do I...

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