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Botanic Gardens, Denver: 14 reviews and 27 photos

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The Denver Botanic gardens is my favorite place in all of Denver. It is a collection of native and non-native plants in Colorado. The best time of year to visit is May through October when the Koi are active and flowers are blooming. A collection of gardens from prarie, desert, japanese, european and mountain montaine can be found here. Bring a book for relaxing, or a camera for memories - but god forbid don't forget the sunglasses. Hours are 9am to 5pm daily with extended summer hours (May-Sep.) Summer rates are $6.50 for adults, $4.50 for seniors over 65, $4.00 for students and youth. Students need to have an ID.

Address: 909 York St. , Denver, CO 80206
Directions: Between Cheeseman and Congress park on York St.
Phone: (720) 865-3525
Website: http://www.botanicgardens.org

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Nov 14, 2002
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