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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.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1007 York Street, Denver, CO 80206-3014
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"chihuly exhibit"
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"japanese garden"
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"children's garden"
in 103 reviews
"blossoms of light"
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"plants and flowers"
in 66 reviews
"water lilies"
in 61 reviews
"chihuly glass"
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"holiday lights"
in 73 reviews
"christmas lights"
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"year round"
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"gift shop"
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"few hours"
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"special events"
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"parking garage"
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"great place to visit"
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"bloom"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I have been members of the DBG for several years. We go at least once a month, plus to about 10 summer concerts. No matter the time of year, there's always something to see. The orangerie and greenhouses provide a nice area...More

Thank SharonCO55
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I LOVE GOING TO THE GARDENS because of how peaceful it is. We go every Christmas time because of our anniversary....Chris Proposed to me here! Well I love to go and get hot chocolate and walk around. I think they have many events throughout the...More

Thank Bea M
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This turned out to be one of my favorite parts of the trip. The garden's lay-out and design keeps you wandering through the different parts, from Greenhouse (Orchid exhibit when we were there) to Japanese Garden, and more. They've gone through a huge capital program...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

A must see are the Orchids and oh the smell is heavenly! This was my favorite section to visit. Plenty of parking. This place is so amazingly beautiful. A very wide array of different plants, orchids, ferns, bonsai trees etc. We visited in February and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to get some practice with my new camera and was amazed at how beautiful the gardens were in winter. The green house was a nice place to warm up after I spent some time outside, especially at the Japanese gardens. The have a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place. Even worth a visit in the winter months but really shines spring/summer. If you're a local, the annual pass is a great value. Well worth a visit if you're into Gardens.

Thank Will G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our visit to this botanical garden! The Orchid Show was absolutely amazing and the grounds of the facility were clean and filled with viewing treasures. We are so happy we made the stop!

Thank Bridget S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect snowy day on the outside. Tropical plants and Orchids on the inside. The smell of earth, shiny green leaves glistening with moisture, and the slow pace of enjoying flowers, citrus smells and being happy! Great time of year to get a "green break"! Go,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh my goodness, we were there when butterflies were migrated and covered every plant in bloom in the gardens....don't miss this gem!

Thank Lovethewaterfront
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with 3 girlfriends on a cold winter day. The exhibits are impressive but small enough to visit other places in the gardens. We saw art (Whimsy), orchid display, tropical forest (inside), Japanese gardens (outside), rock gardens (outside), Colorado gardens (outside). After getting chilly we...More

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Response from khwight | Reviewed this property |
Here's the phone number to call about your specific question: (720) 865-3500. While we walked the gardens, there were quite a few in wheelchairs and folks with strollers so it's definitely an area that ADA accessible. Have... More
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Response from William O | Reviewed this property |
They are open, but many outdoor displays dormant , there are some indoor areas, but limited. If it is a nice day, would be a nice walk around a park like atmosphere and probably quiet. Otherwise agree better to see Denver... More
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