We have temporarily closed all Denver Botanic Gardens locations. Denver Botanic Gardens’ response to COVID-19

York Street

At the request of the City and County of Denver and the State of Colorado, we have temporarily closed all Denver Botanic Gardens locations.​

1007 York Street
Denver, CO 80206  |  Map
720-865-3500

Chatfield Farms

At the request of the City and County of Denver and the State of Colorado, we have temporarily closed all Denver Botanic Gardens locations.​

8500 W Deer Creek Canyon Road
Littleton, CO 80128  |  Map
720-865-3500

Celebrate Earth Month

Earth Day is April 22

Help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day and our global support for environmental protection and stewardship, all from the comfort of your own home!

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Daffodils at the Gardens

Take a Virtual Tour of the Gardens

Access our Gardens Navigator website to learn what is blooming now in the Denver area and to explore plant collections in our gardens. Learn more

Dig Into Nature

Dig Into Nature at Home

While Denver Botanic Gardens may be temporarily closed, there are still plenty of ways to engage your family in fun and educational activities. Here are some activities that you can do in your backyard or in the safety of your home. Learn more

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Virtual Tour of the Water-Smart Garden

York Street

Enjoy this April 1 tour of the Water-Smart Garden. Also view virtual tours of the Annuals Garden and Pavilion, the Steppe Garden and Shofu-En Japanese Garden.  See more

From the Blog

Tillandsia tectorum

Bromeliaceae in the Tropical Conservatory

April 7, 2020 | Scott Preusser
The family Bromeliaceae offers some fascinating plants, a variety of which can be found in the Boettcher Memorial Tropical Conservatory. Though the Gardens is currently closed due to COVID-19, you can learn about some of these plants now—and go on a mini scavenger hunt to find them when we re-open...Learn more
Crevice garden west of the meadows in the Rock Alpine Garden

April Virtual Walking Tour - Rock Alpine Garden

April 3, 2020 | Mike Kintgen
In a complex world, a simple cycle like the return of spring can be reassuring. Nothing beats spring in the Rock Alpine Garden; rock gardens are traditionally at their best in spring as the residents are often native to high elevations and keyed to bloom during the brief alpine summers found around...Learn more