DETAILS
GETTING THERE

Frontier and United offer nonstop flights from Reagan National and BWI Marshall, respectively, to Denver, with early May fares currently starting at $350 round trip.

WHERE TO STAY

The Curtis

1405 Curtis St.

800-525-6651

www.thecurtis.com

Pop culture-themed boutique hotel features talking elevators, dog-friendly accommodations and retro goodies in the 5 & Dime Store. Rooms from $119.

Hyatt Regency Denver

650 15th St.

303-436-1234

denverregency.hyatt.com

Centrally located luxury business hotel has spacious suites and a 6,700-square-foot gym. Great view of the Rockies from the 27th-floor Peaks Lounge. Rates in May from $149.

WHERE TO EAT

Ale House at Amato’s

2501 16th St.

303-433-9734

www.alehousedenver.com

Offers 42 beers (mostly from Colorado microbreweries) plus munchies such as wild boar sliders and house-made fried doughnuts. Striking city panorama from the Lower Highlands district. Entrees from $13.

Restaurant Kevin Taylor

1106 14th St.

303-820-2600

www.ktrg.net/rkt

In the Hotel Teatro, with such elegant dishes as Hawaiian tuna sashimi and roast Colorado lamb rack. Entrees from $35.

WHAT TO DO

Clyfford Still Museum

1250 Bannock St.

720-354-4880

www.clyffordstillmuseum.org

This Brad Cloepfil-designed museum opened in November. Tuesday-Thursday and Saturday-Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Adults $10, seniors and students $6, ages 6-17 $3.

Colorado Railroad Museum

17155 W. 44th Ave., Golden

303-279-4591

www.coloradorailroadmuseum.org

Photograph Colorado’s oldest running steam locomotive, check out model railroads, and ride the vintage Galloping Goose automobile-train hybrid at this 15-acre museum. Daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Adults $10, seniors $8, ages 2-16 $5.

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

6550 Gateway Rd., Commerce City

303-289-0930

www.fws.gov/rockymountainarsenal

On the grounds of a former U.S. military chemical weapons facility. Daily 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Visitor center open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free.

INFORMATION

www.visitdenver.com

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