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Berry Patch Farms Pick your own/ farm market or take a tour! 13785 Potomac st. Brighton, CO 303-659-5050 www.berrypatchfarms.com
Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave See where the wild west began! (there is an entrance fee) 987-1/2 Lookout Mountain Rd Golden, CO 80401 303-526-0747 www.buffalobill.org
Carson Nature Center Learn about ecosystems and river life. Plan a class with a naturalist. 3000 W Carson Dr Littleton, CO 80120 303-730-1022
Colorado Mountaineering Club Take a class or tour the Bradford Washburn Amer. Mountaineering Museum 710 10th st Golden, CO 80401 303-996-2762 www.cmc.org
Colorado Railroad Museum See both model railroads and over 60 narrow and standard gauge locomotives and cars. (admisison fee charged) 17155 W 44th Ave Golden, CO 80403 303-279-4591 www.crrm.org
Denver Art Museum World clas fine art museum! (fee charged) 100 W 14th Ave Pkwy Denver, CO 80204 720-913-0075 www.denverartmuseum.org
Denver Botanic Gardens Walk the gardens, check out a learning back-pack or take a class (admission fee) 1007 York St Denver, CO 80206 720-865-3580 www.botanicgardens.org
Denver Center for the Performing arts tours Go behind the scenes and tour the massive DCPA complex. School day shows are also available at discounted prices. Downtown Denver 303-893-4100 www.dcpa.org
Denver Center Theater Company-Student Matinees See professional theater productions at a very reduced price. (under $20) Schedule comes out in July for the next school year. 1101 13th St Denver, CO 80204 303-446-4895 www.denvercenter.org/education
Denver Firefighters museum Includes an extensive collection of artifacts and photographs focusing on the history of firefighting in Denver. Admission fee charged 1326 Tremont Pl Denver, CO 80204 303-892-1436 www.denverfirefightersmuseum.org
Denver Museum of Dolls and Miniatures features changing and permanent exhibits of miniatures, dolls and toys. (admission fee) 1880 Gaylord st Denver, CO 80206 303-322-1053 www.dmmdt.com
Denver Museum of Nature and Science Nature Museum, Imax, Planetarium (admissionFee) School groups get a great deal! 2001 Colorado Blvd Denver, CO 80205 303-370-6000 www.DMNS.org
Denver Puppet Theater Marrionette shows of fairy tales! (admission fee) 3156 W 38th Ave Denver, CO 80212 303-458-6446
Forney Museum of Transportation See prominet vehicles, railroad equipment and more. (admmission Fee) 4303 Brighton Blvd Denver CO80216 303-297-1113 www.forneymuseum.com
Frequent Flyers Arial Dance Studio Learn the art of the trapeze, stilt walking and more. Also, supplement your high school physics courses in a really fun envirnment. (Classes and fees vary!) Boulder, CO 303-245-8272 www.frequentflyers.org
Golden Pioneer Museum Chronicles the days of Native American and pioneer life in one of Colorado's oldest communities. (admission fee) 923 10th st Golden, CO 80401 303-278-7157 www.goldenpioneermuseum.com
Hammond's Candy Factory See how Hammond's famous candy is made! 5735 Washington St Denver, CO 80216 303-333-5588 www.hammondscandies.com
Hiwan Homestead Museum Historic Homestead from the 1890's 4208 S Timbervale Dr Evergreen, CO 80439 303-674-6262 www/dpt/openspace/hiwan/hiwan.htm
Invesco Field at Mile High tour This is your chance to see "the back of the house" including Colo Sports hall of Fame Museum (fee) Off of Federal Blvd and Colfax Ave 720-258-3888 www.coloradosports.org
Lakewood Heritage Center Historic Park looking back at early 20th century lifestyles. (Admission fee) 801 S Yarrow Lakewood CO 80226 303-987-7850 www.lakewood.org
Littleton Historical Museum Provides a unique link between Littleton's past and present. With galleries and and a living history farm there is always something to discover. 6028 S Gallup st Littleton, CO 80120 303-795-3950 www.little.org/LCN/
Local fire or police stations Tour a fire house or police station to see what happens there1 Any local police or fire station
Mizel Museum Presents the continum of the Jewish experience in a multicultural context through the arts. 560 S Monoco Pkwy Denver, CO 80224 303-333-4156 www.mizel museum.org
Morrison Natural History Museum Small museum devoted to Morrison's Natural History, local fossil finds. Take a class or a tour. (admission fee) 501 Hwy 8 Morrison, CO 80465 303-697-1873
National Earthquake Center Tour the center where the predict, study, measure and record earthquakes around the world. 1711 Illinois Golden, CO 80401 www.neic.cr.usgs.gov
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Includes the 8th fastest super computer the world, the solar forecast center and the Natiuonal weather service. 325 Broadway Boulder, CO www.noaa.gov
National Renewable Energy Laboratory Visitor center Take a tour to learn about energy and science in a fun interactive envirnment. 15013 Denver West Parkway Golden, CO 80401 303-384-6565 www.nrel.gov/visiting_nrel/visitors.html
Pepsi Center tours Go behind the scenes to see what happens at the Pepsi center. (Fee) off of Speer Blvd and Auraria Pkwy 303-405-8556
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum One of few museums in the US devoted exclusively to the art of quilting. (admission fee) 1111 Washington Ave Golden, CO 80401 303-277-0377 www.rmqm.org
Roxborough State Park Visit the nature center, take a nature hike or plan a class with a naturalist. (Parking fee) 4751 N Roxborough Dr Littleton, CO 80125 303-973-3959 See Colorado state parks website
The Governor's Mansion Tour Colorado's executive mansion and see decorative and stone works from more then 20 countries. 6th and Logan Denver CO www.ColoradoHistory.org
The Molly Brown House Museum Tour the home of the"Unsinkable Molly Brown". (admission fee) 1340 Pennsylvania St Denver, Co 80203 303-832-4092 www.mollybrown.org
The Wildlife Experience Discover the world's wildlife and ecology through fun and entertainment. See exhibits and visit the IMAX theater. 10035 S Peoria st Parker CO 80134 720-259-8381 www.thewildlifeexperience.org
United States Mint See where money is made! Downtown Denver 303-405-4761 www.usmint.gov
United States Postal office Ever wonder what happens when you mail a letter? 7500 E 53rd Pl Denver, CO 80266 www.usps.gov
University of Denver Museum of Anthropology Features student exhibits as well as traveling exhibits specializing in collections of archeologicalcollections of the SW US. 2000 E Asbury, Sturm Hall 102, Denver, CO 80204 303-871-2406 www.du.edu/anthro/
Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum Authentic collection of military and civilian aircraft and memorabilia, WWI to present.(admission fee) 7711 E Academy Blvd Denver, CO 80230 303-360-5360 www.Wingsmuseum.org
Young Americans Bank Take a tour or schedule a class to increase your students' financial literacy. 3550 E First Ave, Denver, CO 80206 303-321-2265 www.yacenter.org