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Bannock St. to Broadway south of Colfax Ave. and north of 14th Ave, Denver, CO 80203
Capitol Hill
+1 303-964-2522
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great place to walk - interesting buildings, beautiful gardens, fountains, sculptures, benches to people watch!

Thank Cindy E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Civic Center Park was again host to the Taste of Colorado (Sept 1-3). This was a great venue for celebrating the final days of summer. Food vendors, beverages for adults and children, local artists and shop owner were all gathered. The music was fantastic, we...More

Thank kendellbrink
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walk all around the park after doing the capitol we just sat down under a tree for a while, the weather was perfect in august. To relax and watch the beautiful scenary

Thank YelenniP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Civic Center Park could be a beautiful asset, but it is filled with homeless people and their tents, shopping carts and trash.

Thank LeeGarrison
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here specifically to see the Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads by Ai Weiwei and they did not disappoint. Think they leave October 2018, catch them while you can! Really surprised at the negative reviews. Yes there is one area of the park which appears...More

Thank isajck
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We were walking around Denver and came across these sculptures of the Chinese zodiac! It will be available to see until October 2018!!

Thank Molly G
Reviewed 21 June 2018

What a shame. The beautiful Capital Building is the host to the homeless drug addicts in this park. Denver really made a mistake by allowing this to happen. Go with a group during the day. Otherwise it's likely not safe.

1  Thank 373rhonda
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Civic Center should be one of the jewels of Denver. The architecture and history is beautiful and important to preserve for everyone to enjoy. You cannot accomplish this when you allow the entire place to be overrun by vagrant, lazy drug addicts. I do not...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Nice place to walk, view buildings. Close to lots of other attractions. Easily accessible by light rail.

Thank rose k
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Very nice park, would definitely not visit after dark. Lots of transient activity after dark. Nice area for pictures as well.

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Response from 88TOAD | Reviewed this property |
Most outdoor venues have a designated area. Check with park services first.
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9 February 2016|
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Response from Jacqueline L | Reviewed this property |
There is a minimal amount of street parking at meters (average 2 hour max). Best bet if you're going to stay for awhile, park at one of the nearby surface lots or if you don't mind hoofing it, there is a parking garage at... More