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Youth Tours & Field Trips (3 Denver Walking  Tour  Options For Ages 4-18)


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Why partner with Denver Walking Tours for youth tours, field trips, experiential school projects or Denver sightseeing trips?

  • Excellence:​ Our local tour guides have experience working with students of all ages to offer the best tour of Denver.

  • Engagement: Tour with a local. Our team members are all trained in best-practice technique to easily connect and engage young people.

  • Experience: Denver Walking Tours was founded by experienced small business owners who have more than 13 years of expertise working with preschools, elementary schools and secondary schools, making our team one of the top Denver tour companies for working with youth.

  • Enthusiasm!: We can accommodate Denver tour groups of up to 200 students at one time, split among our team of passionate, energetic guides.

  • Education: Touring Denver opportunities designed to be a perfect fit for classes, projects and badges related to creative writing, theater, history, photography, social sciences, and more. Our Ghosts of Capitol Hill Tour is also a popular pick for middle and high school groups, especially around creative writing, theater, and end-of-year specials.

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Discover Denver's Historical Highlights Youth Tour
Tour Overview:
Get the inside scoop on the sights and landmarks that make up the heart of our downtown Denver. Explore LoDo with the perfect blend of great views, Denver history and some of our can't-miss public art. The must-see stops of Larimer Square and seeing the city from a different perspective: The Cherry Creek trail are sure to be highlights of your tour!
Mile High Highlights for Youth Tour
Tour Overview:

Denver's beautiful European-inspired
architecture and public art shines on this Denver sightseeing tour. Together, we explore our Mile High City's Civic Center Park and surrounding area, including the beautiful State Capitol building. This Denver tour highlights our city's rich and colorful history, including heists, Denver's controversial early leaders, and more.

Best of Denver VIP Youth Tour
2.5-3 hours
Tour Overview:

See and experience Denver's top landmarks & sights on foot while hearing the stories behind each sight. Engage with your guide on this longer Denver tour or field trip experience that takes youth from the Capitol area, through our historic downtown, ending in Denver's LoDo area. This is one of our most popular tours for 4th-12th graders and we can work in a picnic lunch stop or snack break along the way! 

Tour Itinerary:





  1. Start. The Convention Center's Blue Bear

  2. The Performing Arts Complex

  3. Larimer Square, the heart of LoDo 

  4. 16th Street Mall

  5. Rockmount Ranchwear

  6. Union Station

  7. End. Coors Feld





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Tour Itinerary:





  1. Start. The Colorado State Capitol

  2. Denver Public Library

  3. Denver Art Museum & Denver public art

  4. Civic Center Park

  5. The McNichols Building/Carnegie Library

  6. The City & County Building

  7. End. U.S. Mint

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Tour Itinerary:





  1.  Start: The Colorado State Capitol

  2. Denver Public Library

  3. Denver Art Museum

  4. Civic Center Park

  5. City and County Building

  6. U.S. Mint

  7. Colorado Convention Center

  8. Denver Performing Arts Complex

  9. Larimer Square

  10. 16th Street Mall

  11. Best of Denver Tours End: Union Station


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Tour Details:

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Departure Time Choices:

Your choice!

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Discover Denver's Historical Highlights Tour:

1 hour and 15 minutes

Mile High Highlights for Youth Tour:

1 hour and 15 minutes

Best of Denver VIP Tour:

About 2.5 hours

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Year-Round : 7 days/week

No tours: Jan. 1, July 4, Thanksgiving Day, Dec. 24-25.

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Easy, flat, plenty of stops

Discover Denver's Historical Highlights Tour:

1.2 miles

Mile High Highlights for Youth Tour:

0.9 miles

Best of Denver VIP Tour:

1.8 miles

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Meeting Place:

 Discover Denver's Historical Highlights Tour:

Big Blue Bear; Convention Center

Mile High Highlights for Youth Tour:

Colorado State Capitol

Best of Denver VIP Tour:

Colorado State Capitol 

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Ending Location:

Discover Denver's Historical Highlights Tour:

Coors Field

Mile High Highlights for Youth Tour:

U.S. Mint

Best of Denver VIP Tour:

Union Station in LoDo


1-19 Youth

75-minute tours: $9.50/youth

(For 9 or less youth, there is a $95 minimum)

Best of Denver VIP Tour (2-2.5 hrs):


(For 9 or less youth, there is a $140 minimum)

20-49 Youth

75-minute tours:


Best of Denver VIP Tour (2-2.5 hrs):


50+ Youth

75-minute tours:


Best of Denver VIP Tour (2-2.5 hrs):


Chaperones are free*!
*Teachers and/or chaperones are free up to a 1:6 chaperone to youth ratio. Pricing for additional chaperones, above a 1:6 chaperone to youth ratio is at the same rate as youth.

Cancellation/Refund Policy: No refunds are available once payment is finalized for our youth tours but there may be an option to transfer to other dates. and tours are rescheduled if there are extreme weather conditions. 



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Mary C. "We loved this tour! Our guide was informative and showed us many points of interest in Denver! I highly recommend to any schools looking for a fun Denver field trip for their kiddos!!!


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