Museum of Nature and Science
The snow is melting and summer is just around the corner. Admit it, parents. Spending the day surrounded by zoo animals and butterflies or soaking up the Mile High sun at the baseball park is just about as fun for the grown-ups as it is for the kids.
Visitors and locals alike have must-see attractions in Denver that are well worth the hype.
Get out of the stores and enjoy something else on your four-day weekend. There are lots of great activities for the whole family on that long weekend after Thanksgiving.
Spend an entire day in Denver soaking up Western culture by visiting museums, shopping and ending the day with dining and some cool jazz.
Warm days and crisp nights make fall the perfect time to explore the heart of Colorado – Denver. Visitors to the downtown Denver area will experience science and butterflies mixed with microbrews and roller coasters, and bring home memories of the amazing Mile High City.
Rollin Michael Oliver, the 21-year-old Denver man suspected in a Sunday night shooting that left a Denver police officer dead, acknowledged being a gang member when he was booked into the Denver Jail.
Denver police are searching for evidence as they investigate the fatal shooting of a policewoman at a city park where families had gathered for a free weekly jazz concert.
A final proposal for managing 4.2 million acres of roadless forest land in Colorado includes higher protection for 1.2 million of those acres, with even fewer exceptions for roads, power lines or other development, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told The Associated Press.