The Hudson Gardens and
6115 S. Santa Fe Drive
Visitors to the Hudson Gardens and Event
Center will enjoy the facility’s 21
gardens, which vary from flower, herb
and water gardens to wetlands and the
cascades. A multitude of concerts,
educational programs and holiday events
throughout the year entertain visitors of all
ages. The 30 acres of gardens include a
garden railroad, ponds, wildlife,
sculptures and other natural displays and
Lakeside Amusement Park
I- 70 and Sheridan
This historic amusement park located in
Northwest Denver provides countless
rides, games and roller coasters for
adults, as well as 15 rides for children.
The charming atmosphere pleases visitors
of all ages.
Mile High Flea Market
7007 E. 88th Ave.
Colorado’s largest outdoor shopping
and entertainment place caters to
40,000 customers regularly. The
market is open on Wednesdays and on
Mother Cabrini Shrine
20189 Cabrini Blvd.
This shrine is a place of prayer,
pilgrimage and devotion to Saint Frances
Xavier Cabrini, and includes a chapel,
grotto, statue, artifacts, barn and a stone
house available for meetings.
National Center for Atmospheric
1850 Table Mesa Drive
Learn about the science of weather and
climate at NCAR’s Mesa Lab. Experience
science exhibits, an educational research
center, gift shop, weather trail, art galleries
and special public events. The site also is a
natural preserve for wildlife that roam the
area and in nearby mountain parks.
Tiny Town, Colorado
6249 S. Turkey Creek Road
Tiny Town is the oldest village and
railroad in the country. It was created at
the site of the Denver-Leadville
stagecoach stop southwest of Denver in
1915. Today, the one-sixth-sized town
has more than 100 colorful buildings and
offers a steam locomotive train ride.
West 88th Avenue and Pecos Street
Water World is one of Denver’s most
popular attractions. There’s no better
place to cool off and have a blast with
friends during the summer. Forty-two water
attractions delight guests, including
Speed Slides, Lazy River and Thunder
Bay. Bring a picnic and enjoy the free
parking. Other amenities include a gift
shop, tube rentals and lockers.
The Wildlife Experience
10035 S. Peoria
An extensive collection of natural history,
paintings, sculptures, photography and film
exhibits throughout the year can be found at
this wildlife conservation museum.
Dinosaur fossils at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.
Photo by Rich Grant, courtesy of VISIT DENVER
Photo ourtesy of VISIT DENVER