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Observatory Park

2390 East Warren Ave, Denver, CO 80210
+1 303-871-5172
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It is a nice little park in itself that is located in a great neighborhood.

It is worth your time to make reservations for one of their open nights at the observatory. Bring... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Denver, Colorado
For locals

Wonderful place to spend a warm day or night. The University of Denver kids are nice and the... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
Denver, Colorado
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2390 East Warren Ave, Denver, CO 80210
+1 303-871-5172
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

It is worth your time to make reservations for one of their open nights at the observatory. Bring warm clothes for most nights as it is not heated where the telescope sits. Very interesting history behind the building and the telescope.

1  Thank cofloater
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to spend a warm day or night. The University of Denver kids are nice and the observatory is charming.

Thank Mufcmatt21
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I grew up in this neighborhood and it is a nice area, great park, close to Denver University and the Observatory is pretty super..

Thank breaktimeforme
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Just pure joy with people activity and astronomical night rocks.. DU area brick architecture and beautiful homes everywhere. Wonderful:)

1  Thank Froomcat
Reviewed 13 May 2016

This is a very popular park with the neighborhood families. Not only did the city put in a new playground recently, but the park itself is HUGE! Plenty of room to play rugby, soccer, lacrosse, football, basketball -- You name it. The college kids from...More

1  Thank jelly6578
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

The Chamberlain Observatory, which did in the heart of Observatory Park, is run by Denver University, and a group of volunteers. Every Tuesday and Thursday they offer public viewing in the evenings for only $4 a person, and you get a history lesson, literally on...More

2  Thank WarriorChick516
Reviewed 4 September 2015

I live on Washington Park and so I have to admit that I am a little partial. However, for a small neighborhood park, this is a great park. We have played volleyball here a few times and it is a fun location in a great...More

Thank cubfaninco
Reviewed 25 August 2015

The Denver Astronomical Society hosts a monthly star party at this park. There are usually dozens of folks with their telescopes on the lawn, gladly willing to let you look through their scopes and talk to you about what you are seeing. Also, they open...More

1  Thank Denverbri69
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Observatory Park sits just East of the University of Denver. Older neighborhood with a mix of beautiful new and old homes ith mature trees. This park has a working observatory which is open to the public? Check their website. The park itself is divided by...More

Thank Johnykiwi
Reviewed 22 April 2015

This is a small neighborhood park in Denver, with, yes, you guessed it... a small observatory. I actually used the observatory when I took a class at University of Denver back in the 70s. Park has outdoor tennis courts, usually some dogs playing, and some...More

Thank DenverTennisPlayer
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Response from DenverTennisPlayer | Reviewed this property |
Observatory Park, Wash Park, South High, many other park courts are all free.