Fun Things to Do with Kids in Denver - Catering for Family Oriented Travelers
Being an informed traveler is the best way to enjoy Denver particularly when you are visiting with family or friends. Kids in particular have plenty to do here and some of the attractions can easily consume more than the good part of a whole day. The "family pass" comes in very handy for such attractions and more so when you plan to go back to the same site the next day too.
The Butterfly Pavilion is unique to Denver and offers a large collection of different insects. Though an insect zoo may be the last one you would want to consider, the Butterfly Pavilion of Denver is unique with a magical array of free flying butterflies numbering over 1,200. Closer to downtown Denver the Denver Zoo is another attraction the kids must visit. Most children fall instantly in love with the polar bears in their beautiful habitat in Denver.
Fun things to do in Denver
Denver attractions and family fun things to do
The Denver Children's Museum offers a wide range of hands on exhibits adding to the fun as well as education of your kids. Follow up the visit to the museum with a trip to the Denver Mint which is the world's largest producer of coins.
The Cherry Creek Mall offers another exciting venue for the kids. Inside the Mall, the play area sports various play objects that are shaped like breakfast food. Your kids can climb over bacon and eggs or buttered French toast.
Elitch Gardens is a sprawling amusement park in Denver and offers some wonderful times for the young as well as the young at heart. Located on the Highlands neighborhood, the Elitch Gardens is within striking distance from Downtown Denver.
Denver attractions and things to do for kids
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