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Denver Botanic Gardens

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Highlights

  • Learn about Colorado's native flora in the 17 Gardens of the West, showcasing plants that thrive in the arid climate.
  • See gardens inspired by Japan, China, South Africa and the Tropics, including plants from other regions that are similar to Denver in climate and soils.
  • Enjoy the color of roses, day lilies, irises and more in the Ornamental Gardens, and take a relaxing break in the Shady Gardens, an especially nice place to linger on warm days.
  • Don't miss Mordecai Children's Garden, where your budding horticulturalists can explore plants and the natural world through hands-on experiences and play.
  • Enhance your visit with seasonal art exhibitions, including an outdoor sculpture exhibition every spring and summer.
(C) Denver Botanic Gardens. Photograph by Scott Dressel-Martin.

Location

DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS
1007 York St.
Denver, CO 80206
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Contact

Hours

10am-4pm daily
Hours vary seasonally; see website for current hours.

(720) 865-3500
botanicgardens.org

Advice for Visitors

Tips:

  • Most of the Gardens is not shaded, so dress appropriately in the warm months. The Gardens are open all year; there are beautiful indoor gardens during the winter, but the outdoor gardens will be dormant.
  • For everything you need to know to plan your visit, click here.

Amenities:

  • Dining: Offshoots Cafe, Hive Garden Bistro
  • Gift Shops: Shop at the Gardens

Parking/Transporation: Click here for information on parking, transportation and directions.

Accessibility: Click here for information on accessibility.