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Denver Botanic Gardens

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Address: 1007 York Street, Denver, CO 80206-3014
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Spanning more than 24 acres, Denver Botanic Gardens at York Street presents...

Spanning more than 24 acres, Denver Botanic Gardens at York Street presents a wide range of gardens and collections that illustrate an ever-widening diversity of plants from all corners of the world. Distinctive gardens define and celebrate our Western identity and a unique high altitude climate and geography.

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Worth a quick visit. You will like it. During the Christmas season there are cool decorations to see outside.

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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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Worth a quick visit. You will like it. During the Christmas season there are cool decorations to see outside.

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Such a great place. I bet summer is the best --we were there the week of May 20th. A lot was in bloom. Took a lot of pics, their lunch cafe was very good. Lots of areas to sit and reflect, except that kids were there on field trips the day we were there. A little noisy-- but we went... More 

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Great day so spend a few hours. Love it! There is so much to see here. I have been in spring and full summer. Both excellent times. Great cafe!

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What a beautiful place to visit when you're in the mile-high city. While not as big as some botanic gardens, it was very walkable in a few hours. There are different eco systems (tropical and desert) and a wonderful variety of flowers and plants on display. The Calder Exhibit was showing and it was a pleasure to enjoy his art... More 

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Although the Denver Botanical Gardens central location encompasses only 23 acres, as part of Cheesman Park and along with its other locations, the Denver Botanical Gardens offers a quiet and relaxing spot away from Denver's hustle and bustle. The Denver Botanical Gardens offers three different locations and experiences. The central or main location is located in Cheesman Park (more on... More 

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Great 3 day event. Shop early for best selection. Plants are healthy and beautiful and a little on the pricey side. However you do get to enjoy the vast gardens Free and any purchase supports the Gardens. An overall enjoyable morning .

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Love. Wonderment around every corner. Do not limit yourself to the kid side of the gardens. I find that the little explorer in my kids comes out most in the expanse of the adult side. They love the fish in the Japanese gardens, the secret garden, running down the hill where the concerts are held and the rainforest indoor facility.... More 

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I spent a day on my own wandering around these gorgeous gardens. It was a lovely, peaceful visit. The grounds are huge and mostly open air, so you'll want to visit on a nice day. Of course you can go at your own pace, but I made a full day of it, about 6-7 hours. I even spotted some wildlife,... More 

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There is a huge variety of gardens here and they are all laid out so beautifully. It is a calm, quiet place (although there were some rowdy school kids, but it was the end of the year!) parking is free. I would highly recommend this for anyone! There are some special exhibits for small children too.

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Denver, Colorado
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Fun place to visit always have exciting exhibits Traveling exhibits change 2 to 3 times a year great place to visit at Christmas time for all the lights

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