5 Fun, Family-Filled Summer Activities

summer activities

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!

Chatfield Farms

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

Littleton Museum

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/

Downtown Aquarium

Home to over 500 species of animals, an interactive Stingray reef touch tank, and underwater exhibits that highlight ecosystems from all over the world.         http://www.aquariumrestaurants.com/downtownaquariumdenver/    

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