School’s out and summer is here, which means you’re probably trying to find new ways to keep the kids entertained! Here are some local spots that will entertain you and your kids!
Enjoy 2.5 miles of nature trails that are great for bird watching, several wildflower gardens, and a children’s play area that features a tree house and pond. Also, during the summer, you can visit the butterfly habitat which is home to monarchs, swallowtails, and painted ladies. https://www.botanicgardens.org/chatfield-farms
Colorado Journey Mini Golf
This mini golf attraction offers two, 18-hole courses that feature famous Colorado attractions such as Mesa Verde and Conestoga Pass. Get lost in the Colorado wilderness as you compete against your family members to see who wins! http://www.sspr.org/Colorado-Journey
This local treasure offers a unique view of life in Littleton during the 19th century, as well as present day. It includes two 19th century living history farm sites and three exhibition galleries. Kids can enjoy hours of entertainment by seeing artifacts, animals on the farm, or attending one of the several events held on site. https://www.littletongov.org/city-services/city-departments/museum
Colorado Railroad Museum
Take a ride on the 15 acre railyard in a passenger car or caboose as you are transported to the past. Visit the depot museum to learn about the stories of the railroads that served Colorado for over 125 years. http://coloradorailroadmuseum.org/