The York Street gardens will close at 3 p.m. on Aug. 18 and 19 for concerts, and close at 3 p.m. on Aug. 23 for a private event.

Explore our 24 acres of gardens at any time of the year with a knowledgeable guide to discover new plants and landscapes from all over the world. Here is information about our April through September tour offerings and policies.

Register for one of the tours below, or arrange a tour for your group of 10 or more at least three weeks in advance. We can accommodate groups with specific language or other needs with sufficient notice.

For more information or to book a tour for your group, please contact us at info@botanicgardens.org or 720-865-3500.

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Curator Conversations – Human | Nature

Curator Conversations – Human | Nature

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Stroll the Gardens with a curator to gain behind-the-scenes insight into the Human | Nature exhibition. Learn more

Select Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.
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Pixelated: Sculpture by Mike Whiting Tour

Human | Nature Tours

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Enjoy the sculptures of the Human | Nature: Figures from the Craig Ponzio Sculpture Collection exhibition with a docent as your guide. Learn more

April – September, Select Dates
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Bonsai at Denver Botanic Gardens

Garden Guru Tours

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Immerse yourself in the Gardens with an expert horticulturist as your guide. Learn more

Select Dates
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Water-Smart Garden

A Walk Through Thyme Tours

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Discover how our gardens weave together North America’s past and present. Learn more

Select Dates
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Water-Smart Garden

Water-Smart Gardens: Beautiful and Bountiful Tours

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Expand your knowledge of drought-tolerant plants that are well-suited for smart gardening in the Western United States. Learn more

Sunday, Sept. 15, 4 p.m.
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Latour-Marliac Waterlily Hybrid 'Paul Hariot'

Monthly Self-Guided Walking Tour

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August is a great month to take a walk around the ponds to see our extensive collection of aquatic plants, including waterlilies, in their full glory.  Learn more

Daily 9 a.m. - 8 p.m., Included with Admission