A thriving cultural scene, 300 days of sunshine, diverse neighborhoods and natural beauty combine in Denver to create a spectacular group playground. At the base of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, Denver is a young, active city with stunning architecture and award-winning restaurants.
“Denver is perfect for group tours because it is really where the American West begins,” said Jayne Buck, vice president of tourism for Visit Denver. “‘The Mile-High City’ celebrates its Old West traditions in modern cultural attractions like History Colorado Center and Denver Art Museum. Here, visitors can discover stories from the past and the vibrant Western spirit of today, all in an urban setting that features exceptional cultural experiences.”
Denver Art Museum
The Denver Art Museum’s Frederic C. Hamilton Building is an architectural work of art in itself, designed by Daniel Libeskind. Explore the museum’s galleries showcasing a world-famous American Indian art collection and renowned traveling exhibits. The North Building is currently being renovated, but it will reopen by the fall of 2021.
Blue Moon Brewing Company
Blue Moon Brewing Company offers a unique take on classic Belgian wit beers, and brewery tours can accommodate up to 75 people. The newest outpost is a brewery and restaurant in Denver’s hip RiNo Art District, home to the highest concentration of the city’s 70-plus breweries.
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre
Recently placed on the National Register of Historic Places, Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre is a world-famous outdoor venue. The only naturally occurring, acoustically perfect amphitheater in the world, Red Rocks is recognized for its star-studded concert roster, natural acoustics and ambience, as well as its awe-inspiring hiking and biking trails.
Denver Union Station
Fully renovated, Denver Union Station is a large part of the city’s energy as the main transit hub for buses and trains. With local restaurants, bars, cafes and abundant public space, there’s plenty to do and see. It’s also a great place for groups to start a Historic Denver Walking Tour.