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Denver Sights and Landmarks Guide, Colorado

If you are visiting Denver, then you must not miss out on the beautiful places this place has to offer. Most of these places are unique in their own way and remain unmatched till date due to the geographic characteristics. Although there are innumerable sites available for you in the city, these are the ones that you are surely going to repent if missed:

16th Street Mall

Downtown Texas provides great timeouts at 16th Street Mall with different bowling arenas and multiple shops to pick from. The place is infested with multiple kiosks, outdoor cafes and shops along the sidewalks. The 15-screen movie theater also is a good place to check out the new releases. 

Red Rocks Park 

Being 15 miles to the West of the city of Denver, Red Rocks Park is absolutely amazing. It has red sandstone texture staring out from the foothills of the Colorado region, creating an ambience of a natural amphitheater. You would want to visit this place by the day to get a good look at the rock formations and the fossil remains of the dinosaur era. You can also attend the concerts held here throughout the year or simply plan on a hiking trip. 

Larimer Square 

Larimer Square had begun as the first city block for the town of Denver. However at present, it has grown to be the heart of the city’s hip and stylish activities, with numerous restaurants, boutique shops and hot nightclubs.

 Denver Museum of Nature and Science 

There are several interactive sections to Denver Museum of Nature and Science, where you could also wait for some IMAX features. Starting with the Egyptian mummies to the age old dinosaur fossils, you will find numerous items of interest in this place. Other than this, there are also planetarium and the space exploration programs along with rotating movies. 

Denver Art Museum Denver Art Museum is popularly known as DAM. This place is a unique amalgamation of contemporary art and old school along with several architectural skills also.   

LoDo District

 LoDo District is one of the most happening places at Denver. Being a major craze in the city’s nightlife, this place boomed during the time of the Gold Rush. Still today, people flock this place for the various restaurants and posh shopping areas that it has in offering. Among the various riches of this place, there are the several architectural sites along with nightclubs.

 Even if you come on a short vacation, do not miss out on the popular sights of Denver!

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  • tomtumDenver Brewery Buzz
    travel tip by tomtum posted more then 30 days ago
    Including beer, snacks and transportation, the Denver Brewery Buzz was a fun, entertaining and informative tour and we had an amazing time exploring different breweries and tasting beers. The tour only lasted about 3 hours but...
  • party-girlLarimer Square
    travel tip by party-girl posted more then 30 days ago
    The place where you can shop or grab a lunch, dinner is definitely Larimer Square. With its historic aspect the whole place is inviting and welcoming. People are nice to customers, you can just have a walk down the street and if you get...
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