Summer of Fun

Places to Visit This Summer

The Denver metro area is full of amazing places to visit and keep the entire family entertained. Here are a few of our favorite destinations. Click below to learn more.

Art on the River

Register for this free event on Saturday, May 15 organized by the Greenway Foundation. Art packs are built with kids aged 6-11 in mind but anyone can enjoy the nature-themed activities.

Bluff Lake Nature Center

On Saturdays, drop in and enjoy free giveaways, scavenger hunts, field equipment rentals, games, and activities for both kids and adults. Visit their Facebook page for weekly updates.

Children's Museum of Denver

At the Children’s Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus, they believe in kid-powered learning. Their one-of-a-kind exhibits open doors for young minds to create, discover and explore. Reservations are required to visit the Museum.

Denver Art Museum

The Denver Art Museum is one of the largest art museums between Chicago and the West Coast. Collections represent cultures around the world, with more than 70,000 works of art.

Denver Botanic Gardens

From exploring beautiful gardens to enjoying art, education and learning about conservation, Denver Botanic Gardens offers fun for the whole family at two locations.

Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Satisfy your curiosity with a visit to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. Enjoy amazing exhibits, the IMAX® Theater and the “Discovery Zone” for younger kids.

Denver Zoo

Denver Zoo provides families with an accessible and inviting place to connect with wildlife—and one another—we’re so much more than that, too.

History Colorado Center

History Colorado cultiavates an informed future by making the past accessible. Offers in in-person summer camp and free memberships for 4th graders and their families.

Latino Outdoors

Latino Outdoors engages Latinx communities in outdoor activities for all ages, including bilingual and Spanish speaking groups. Free outings range from nature walks to camping and backpacking.

The Urban Farm

The Urban Farm is a farm and education center that offers events, workshops, after-school programs, camps, field trips, and volunteer opportunities. Learn about gardening, raising livestock, and horseback riding.