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Begin your Wild West experience with a visit to the Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave, on top of Lookout Mountain. Enjoy views of the Rocky Mountains and of Denver, visit exhibits about Buffalo Bill and the Wild West in the Museum, spend time in the Pahaska Tepee gift shop and cafe, and then wander over to Buffalo Bill's grave. From Denver, take I-70 west to exit 256 and follow the signs.
987 1/2 Lookout Mountain Rd
Golden, Colorado 80401
The Forney Museum of Transportation is a one-of-a-kind collection of over 500 exhibits relating to historical transportation. It began with antique cars, but soon expanded to include vehicles of all kinds. Some of these are familiar, while others spark the imagination. The Forney Museum is also the home of the Union Pacific Big Boy, “One of the Largest Steam Trains Ever Built,” and to Amelia Earhart’s 1923 Kissel Goldbug, “The Yellow Peril”.
4303 Brighton Blvd. Bldg #1
Denver, Colorado 80216
A dynamic 24-acre urban oasis in the heart of the city offers unforgettable ways to flourish with unique garden experiences for the whole family – as well as world-class education and plant research. There are special events throughout the year such as Spring Plant Sale in May, Fall Plant and Bulb Sale in September as well as the Summer Concert Series.
1007 York Street
Denver, Colorado 80206
We combine science education with interactive fun to teach visitors about invertebrates and conservation. Our five immersive exhibits, including our rainforest filled with 1,600 free-flying tropical butterflies, provide a year-round, unforgettable experience. Get up close and personal with live animals, enjoy daily educational programs and explore the wonder of the outdoors on the nature trail.
6252 W. 104th Ave.
Westminster, Colorado 80020
Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum is Colorado’s Official Air & Space Museum. Founded in 1994 and housed at the former Lowry Air Force Base in Denver, Wings is dedicated to inspiring, educating and entertaining the public about aviation and space endeavors of the past, present and future. Visitors will find over 50 aircraft on display, thrilling flight simulator experiences and a learning center dedicated to the expansion of aerospace education in Colorado.
7711 East Academy Boulevard
Denver, Colorado 80230
The artwork on view at the American Museum of Western Art represents a cross section of paintings that survey the art of the American West from the early 19th century through the age of industrialization. During the relatively short period of history illustrated by this collection, the West was transformed from Indian territory unknown to most inhabitants of the eastern United States into a settled region.
1727 Tremont Place
Denver, Colorado 80202
Step back in time and explore the West. Our exhibitions blend artifacts, technology, media, and environments to spark curiosity and ignite the imagination. Take a joy ride across the prairie in a real Model T in Destination Colorado. Soar off Steamboat Springs' Howelsen Hill on a virtual ski jump in Colorado Stories. Experience the epic “Black Sunday” dust storm of the 1930s in Living West.
Denver, Colorado 80203
Explore the home of Margaret ‘Molly’ Brown and learn the story of a changing America through the life of a bold, outspoken Western woman whose activism and charity impacted the lives of many around the world. Open year-round, the museum offers rotating exhibits, special public and private events, as well as guided tours of this iconic Denver landmark. Tours are offered every half hour.
1340 Pennsylvania St
Denver, Colorado 80203
The Wildlife Experience
Connect with wildlife and habitats in a fun learning environment. Delight in a seventeen-foot waterfall, get chilly in the Arctic snow and get nose to nose with hissing crocodiles as you tour the world's natural places on a quarter-mile path INSIDE the museum. Visitors of all ages learn, enjoy and truly experience through natural history exhibits, hands-on programs, large-format films and even fine art.
10035 Peoria St.
Parker, Colorado 80134
Four Mile Historic Park
Nestled along the banks of the Cherry Creek, just four miles from downtown Denver, sits Four Mile Historic Park. The centerpiece of the Park is the Four Mile House, Denver's oldest standing structure, built in 1859. Now a museum, it once served as a stage stop, tavern and wayside inn along the Cherokee Trail. Our guided tours, pioneer exhibits, and special events for all ages will transport you to Colorado's frontier past.
715 S. Forest Street
Denver, Colorado 80246