We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Denver Public Library

10 West 14th Parkway, Denver, CO 80204
+1 303-640-6200
Review Highlights
Anything you could ever want in one place, movies, books, CDs, DVRs, etc.

A great place to get out of the heat and enjoy beautiful modern architecture. So many wonderful... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Denver, Colorado
Free Wifi :)

4 stories of books and computers and WiFi. There is apprentice a section where you can look you... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Read all 432 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
The largest library in the greater metro area is known for its books, photographs and maps about Denver's frontier history.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
10 West 14th Parkway, Denver, CO 80204
+1 303-640-6200
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (432)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

11 - 20 of 405 reviews

Reviewed 21 June 2017

A great place to get out of the heat and enjoy beautiful modern architecture. So many wonderful books activities.

Thank Tfergie603
Reviewed 14 June 2017

4 stories of books and computers and WiFi. There is apprentice a section where you can look you your ancestry too. Rooms for meeting are available for hire too.

Thank NavG
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The exterior is an extremely interesting design, but there are numerous homeless hanging around inside and out.

2  Thank david h
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I try to visit the local library when in a new town. Each has something special; perhaps unique architecture, display space, or collection. Many large libraries have great gift shops. Unfortunately, the Denver PL does not have a gift shop - but what it does...More

1  Thank Cleomissy
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Very well organized, excellent selection, friendly staff. The staff is very knowledgeable and will help any visitor to find what he/she desires to find. If the library does not have a book, they will gladly order it for you.

Thank prem335
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I certainly love the peace and comfort of a library and the ability to do research. I am also aware of the desire for a human to find comfort. I don;'t know what the best answer is but this library is over run with homeless...More

1  Thank dvcurtis
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Wonderful library, excellent staff, and also walking around a couple of streets you have decorated art work on the sidewalk, statures and lots of things to do in and around the library.

Thank Zandra G
Reviewed 17 May 2017

No doubt, this is an iconic building for Denver. Perfectly situated next to the Art Museum and across from the political centers for the city and state, this place certainly can hold it's own. Inside, there are more impressive areas, with expansive sections for children,...More

1  Thank BethCentennial
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I've been eyeing this library for the ten years I've lived outside Denver and driven in for occasions or attractions. It's quite unique from outside and beautifully done inside. With the usual urban homeless on the first floor, I was happy to see the metal...More

Thank Feenixwest
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I love libraries so maybe I'm biased but every time I visit the museum, I pop in here just to feel the inside of a big library and to check out what's happening in the upstairs galleries. I've been pleasantly surprised a few times. Also,...More

Thank BoulderArtmom
Nearby Restaurants
City O City
327 reviews
.31 km away
Palettes at the Denver Art Museum
297 reviews
.09 km away
118 reviews
.21 km away
Lo Stella Ristorante
86 reviews
.37 km away
Nearby Attractions
Denver Art Museum
2,614 reviews
.09 km away
Colorado State Capitol
1,129 reviews
.33 km away
United States Mint
553 reviews
.37 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
5 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from sue o | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea what volunteer opportunities are offered - I was a visitor from out of state
5 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from LACT1 | Reviewed this property |