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Denver Botanic Gardens

1007 York Street, Denver, CO 80206-3014
+1 720-865-3500
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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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  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1007 York Street, Denver, CO 80206-3014
+1 720-865-3500
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love this place and so did my grandson. It has a special playground for kids too. Such a beautiful place. Xmas is really a special time there too.

Thank rkymtroxie
Reviewed 2 days ago

I went to the gardens on a June morning with my husband. It was a great experience for me! We were greeted by friendly staff people who introduced us to the gardens. The entrance fee was only $12.50 which was reasonable. I didn't think that...More

Thank Believer55
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our first impression was that it was a cute little garden, but as we continued to explore we discovered more and more paths that led us on a wonderful journey. Definitely worth a stop while in Denver!

Thank labema22
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The temperature was in the high 90s but I found so many shady walks, benches, hideaways. The plants and hardscapes were neverendingly engaging. I spent 3 hours meandering and would have stayed longer if I'd had a book to sit and read periodically. Definitely a...More

Thank Radha D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've been living here since 1991; wow that's kind of a long time! Anyway, I've seen the Botanic Gardens improve quite a bit. I still consider it a bit overpriced and small, but worth the visit if you're in town for at least a week....More

Thank Gretchen s
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have visited the gardens every few months and every visit is new and really thrilling. New seasons bring new blooms. I am always in awe of the incredible variety and the care with which this botanical garden is tended. One got spend hours on...More

Thank Travelerandfriend
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful gardens with plenty of flowers and statues. It's a bit tough in the hot June visit though.

Thank Monica N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fabulous Botanical Gardens! We enjoyed a couple different classes along with the gardens. We thoroughly loved sunrise vinyasa with Blake, wish we could begin a few days every week that way and we enjoyed the Midsummer Night Shakespeare garden tour. Many other offerings at the...More

Thank AandGL
Reviewed 3 days ago

A must see if you are visiting Denver. Loved it, could have spent an entire day in such a peaceful and beautiful place!

Thank makeupladycc
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I took my three kids (ages 9, 10, 11) to the Denver Botanic Gardens. It is such a beautiful space. Our favorite sights were the tropical garden and the bonsai trees.

Thank FCmomofabunch
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Jim C
Is there a Butterfly exhibit?
11 June 2017|
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Response from BirdyK | Reviewed this property |
No. If you want to see a butterfly exhibit, go to the Butterfly Pavilion.
Gary L
Are dogs allowed?
21 May 2017|
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Response from rsvpshindig | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no. :(
Ladonna P
I see you can take an uber to get there but not back to hotel, what about a cab? Can you buy your tickets once you get there?
6 May 2017|
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Response from Jake S | Reviewed this property |
You can buy your tickets when you get there. You can call a cab, but my wife and I walked 4 blocks and got a perfectly fine bus back into town.