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Denver Botanic Gardens

1007 York Street, Denver, CO 80206-3014
+1 720-865-3500
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General Admission to Denver Botanic Gardens
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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.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chihuly exhibit” (271 reviews)
“japanese garden” (223 reviews)
“tropical plants” (59 reviews)
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1007 York Street, Denver, CO 80206-3014
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+1 720-865-3500
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"chihuly exhibit"
in 271 reviews
"japanese garden"
in 223 reviews
"tropical plants"
in 59 reviews
"children's garden"
in 104 reviews
"blossoms of light"
in 95 reviews
"water lilies"
in 57 reviews
"chihuly glass"
in 51 reviews
"holiday lights"
in 74 reviews
"christmas lights"
in 86 reviews
"year round"
in 66 reviews
"parking garage"
in 49 reviews
"gift shop"
in 159 reviews
"few hours"
in 129 reviews
"special events"
in 54 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 66 reviews
"bloom"
in 223 reviews
"greenhouse"
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Reviewed today

We almost passed on this garden, as being from the St. Louis area, we have one of the top botanic gardens in the world--that would have been a mistake. Denver Botanic is one of the most beautiful attractions of it's kind. Though it was very...More

Thank Mary Ann L
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a wonderful place to spend the day on a leisurely walk. The variety of plants are endless and each are identified. Park in the free deck, across the street. We also saw fish, ducks and rabbits. So cute. Take your camera!! If possible,...More

Thank June3
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Reviewed yesterday

The Denver Botanic Gardens is beauty in the Center of the City. When one is within the gardens he or she forgets that it is in the city. The array of gardens, ponds, and flowers on display are lovely. The water lilies are gorgeous. I...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A friend invited me to paint and picnic a few nights ago. We packed up our watercolors, a little picnic and a botyle of wine and headed to a table near the lilly ponds. We settled in to sketch a pond, a petal or each...More

Thank Karlyn H
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Acres of beautiful and diverse gardens, just stunning. You are able to meander through a wide variety of gardens, plants are well marked for those interested in the species. Large greenhouses as well, with tropicals. The water lily pond was especially nice in July. Able...More

Thank D H
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My partner and I went to the botanical gardens on a free day and had a great time. We will likely return.

Thank Adam B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful gardens. Well maintained. Could use a few more people hanging around for directions. It's a pretty big place. Staff was super nice and informative.

Thank Leslie C
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful gardens. Fab gift shop (pricey but great ideas). Beautiful photo opportunites. Easy walking. Tropical gardens inside small but fun.

Thank Dee M
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Simply Beautiful! So many different plants. Lots of shady spots. Smells great. So refreshing. Picture perfect.

Thank Katie H
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is the most beautiful and interesting botanical gardens I have ever visited. I am a member of the Holden Arboretum so I got in free along with one other guest so don't forget your pass!

Thank Cheryl S
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Chris C
23 June 2018|
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Response from Thereseeee | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen dogs at the garden. You can check online, I’m sure!
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