Denver City in Colorado
Denver, the capital of Colorado, is an American metropolis dating to the Old West era. Larimer Square, the city’s oldest block, features landmark 19th-century buildings. Museums include the Denver Art Museum, an ultramodern complex known for its collection of indigenous works, and the mansion of famed Titanic survivor Molly Brown. Denver is also a jumping-off point for ski resorts in the nearby Rocky Mountains.
Elevation: 5,130–5,690 ft (1,564–1,734 m)
Population: 619,968 (2011) United States Census Bureau
Mayor: Michael Hancock
Plan a trip to Denver
Denver travel guide
Colleges and Universities: University of Denver
Clubs and Teams: Denver Nuggets, Denver Broncos.
Denver Botanic Gardens
Red Rocks Park Denver
Denver Art Museum