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My favorite park.

For over forty years I have been enjoying City Park. The Museum of Nature and Science, the Denver... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Edward R
Jazz in the Park!

I love riding my bike over here in the summer to go to Jazz in the Park on Sundays! Check the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Denver, Colorado
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The most popular park in the city, this 320-acre sanctuary offers recreation opportunities galore and houses the Denver Zoo, the Colorado Museum of Natural History and an IMAX Theatre.
Colorado Blvd. and York St., Denver, CO 80205
City Park
+1 303-964-2500
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Reviewed 2 days ago

For over forty years I have been enjoying City Park. The Museum of Nature and Science, the Denver Zoo and the golf course (under a complete revision) are nationally rated as tat the top. Even the messy geese are beautiful to watch!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Edward R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love riding my bike over here in the summer to go to Jazz in the Park on Sundays! Check the calendar out online before you go but it's so much fun and you can bring your own picnic, blanket and just relax and listen...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MrsButterfield
Reviewed November 4, 2018

City Park is an urban park and neighborhood in Denver, Colorado, 330 acres in the east-central area of town that is home to the Denver Zoo, the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, Ferril and Duck Lakes and a boathouse. To the immediate north of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

With trails and parks & nature this is a spectacular park in the heart of the city! With the zoo & other fun. Things located in the heart of the park this is a great stop for exploration. Lots of parking, but they fill up...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed October 20, 2018

This is one of Denver's older parks. It is off of 18th between York and Colorado Blvd. You can enter the park a few ways, perhaps the easiest is at the Museum of Natural History off of 20th and Colorado Blvd. You are looking for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

We went for a walk with our sons two dogs mainly around the lake. This park is very large and well kept. People were very friendly and enjoying the nice fall temps. If I lived in Denver, I would come here every day for a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hans M
Reviewed September 26, 2018

best park in denver. IDK what is going down in the golf course (I hope they are making it larger habitats for the Zoo) but the park it self is awesome large lake, good playground, nice monuments

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Luke H
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

πŸ”†Need some Sunday-Funday ideas that don't include mimosas...? (🎈 Disclaiiimer: I love mimosas πŸ‘ŒπŸ‘Œ...no judgements here πŸ€—πŸŽ‰). Head to your nearest farmers market on bike, rrrollerblades, or those new scooter thangs I see all around town! The City Park Farmer's Market on Sundays (9am-1pm) are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Natasha A
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Loved this park. Great for any activity. We were part of an organized walk. Lots of trees and areas to play your relax.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank terrigriffin
Reviewed September 4, 2018

the playground at City Park was a ton of fun for my kids!! they love exploring playgrounds and this was one of their favorites. A couple of tables to sit in the shade. Cute mini tire swing, and lots of climbing structures. As others have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ahceinaej
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Mo O
May 20, 2018|
Response from MaryKathleenMc | Reviewed this property |
It wasn’t closed, just filled with the homeless.
Ghosh S
April 24, 2017|
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Response from judylikestea | Reviewed this property |
Good answer. I'd just add that the museum and zoo both have ample parking (and flank the park on two sides). Those parking lots can be crowded on weekends and during special events. Even when busy, though, both have... More
September 13, 2016|
Response from Julie L | Reviewed this property |
I am almost positive you can. You have to go through the city to reserve your day if it is available though. There is a certain time of year when brides line up around a block downtown to request to have their wedding at a... More