Tag Archive: Things to do in Denver

Sep 22

Denver Botanic Gardens: A Beautiful Spot in the City

Walking Path

Denver Botanic Garden in Cheesman Park and contains more than 15,000 species of plants.  It is a large 23 acre botanical garden that is home to North America’s largest collection of plants from a cold temperate climate, but that is not all that the garden has in store for its visitors.  There are many different …

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Aug 24

Denver Zoo: Lots of Mile High Animal Fun

Baby Orangutan

The Denver Zoo seems to get better every time that we go.  Our first visit there was a couple of years ago and we were not that impressed.  It seemed like there was a lot of potential but it was not quite there yet.  I do not know if it was the time of year …

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Aug 21

Butterfly Pavilion- Westminster Colorado

White Butterfly

The Butterfly Pavilion in Westminster Colorado which is suburb of Denver is a wonderful place to spend an hour or two watching hundreds of butterflies and other creepy crawlies.  It is a little bigger than an insect house at a large zoo, so if you have an insect house or butterfly house at your local zoo …

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Jul 30

Wings over the Rockies Air and Space Museum

Hangar Space

Visiting the Wings over the Rockies Air and Space Museum is a good way to spend a few hours if you are ever in Denver, Colorado.  It is an excellent museum that Karen and I feel would entertain the whole family.  I could not see anybody getting bored there because there is so much to …

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