Museums, Gardens and Zoos

Museums, Gardens and Zoos

Northglenn residents are within minutes of a full gamut of museums, zoos and botanical garden locations offering a broad spectrum of cultural artifacts and natural history of the state. Below is a list of the popular family-oriented leisure and learning environments that are fun and exciting for the family to visit, explore and enjoy.

  • Butterfly Pavilion
    6252 W. 104th Ave.
    Westminster, CO 80020
    303-469-5441
    www.butterflies.org

  • Children's Museum of Denver
    2121 Children's Museum Drive
    Denver, CO 80211
    303-433-7444
    www.mychildsmuseum.org

  • Denver Art Museum
    Free general admission the first Saturday of every month.
    Free general admission every day for kids, 5 and younger.
    100 W. 14th Ave. Parkway
    Denver, CO 80204
    720-865-5000
    www.denverartmuseum.org

  • Denver Botanic Gardens
    1005 York St.
    Denver, CO 80206
    720-865-3500
    www.botanicgardens.org

  • Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield
    8500 Deer Creek Canyon Road
    Littleton, CO 80128
    303-973-3705
    www.botanicgardens.org

  • Denver Museum of Nature and Science
    2001 Colorado Blvd.
    Denver, CO 80205
    303-370-6000
    www.dmns.org

  • Denver Zoo
    2300 Steele St.
    Denver, CO 80205
    303-376-4800
    www.denverzoo.org

  • Downtown Aquarium
    700 Water St.
    Denver, CO 80211-5210
    303-561-4450
    www.downtownaquarium.com

  • MCA Denver - Contemporary Art
    1485 Delgany St.
    Denver, CO 80202
    303-298-7554
    www.mcadenver.org

City of Northglenn
11701 Community Center Drive
Northglenn, CO 80233
303-451-8326