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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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“japanese garden” (209 reviews)
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1007 York Street, Denver, CO 80206-3014
+1 720-865-3500
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Botanical Gardens is always a place of fun festivities during the holidays. You can hear whoo's and ahhs for the stunning Christmas lights during your entire experience. It may be cold outside but the lights warm your heart inside. Wear warm clothes and be prepared...More

Thank Carrie A
Reviewed 2 days ago

The gardens have something to offer all year long. Spring, summer, fall, of course, are the most colorful with many different flowering trees and plants. Of special interest is the high steppe area with plants native to Colorado including ones of our high alpine region....More

Thank Mary Alice B
Reviewed 2 days ago

The gardens are so beautiful. This place is huge! You can walk around all day and eat lunch and just sit and relax. Really beautiful and lots of events.

Thank kaytay19
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was nice it was free on a Friday animals seem to be tired they were hard to spot even the monkeys

Thank NIuvis
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place anytime if the year but amazing over the Christmas Holidays with their parade of lights. Well worth the visit!

Thank gla4731
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Gardens keep adding new areas and rotating art exhibits plus summer concerts. Great place to visit spring, summer and fall, especially with Denver's typically sunny weather.

Thank Allan W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Denver Botanic Gardens is an oasis of botanical beauty even if you aren't "into" gardening. The extrinsic care that the botanists put into each unique garden is phenomenal. It's like travelling to other countries as Asian, European, Tropical, and a gamet of garden types are...More

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We’ve visited the Botanic Gardens for a couple of years to see the Christmas lights and we have always enjoyed ourselves. This year they did a really good job of controlling the crowds and the flow of traffic. Not only were the lights beautiful and...More

Thank Brody G
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was taken back by the way Denver has kept this beautiful place up! Wonderful displays of plant life and they had a light show that was amazing! The people there were sohelpful and explanations of each display were spot on!!

Thank Rusty W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice indoor tropical exhibits and that's where we started. Then outside to the many gardens. Don't miss the Japanese garden!

Thank Perrie M
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Kati S
17 January 2018|
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Response from Shelli B |
Call them as they have different levels of membership
30 December 2017|
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
5 December 2017|
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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