Downtown Aquarium, 700 Water St; Jefferson Park; 303.561.4450
Countless fish and more than a million gallons of water will amaze the kid, while the hot mermaid ladies swimming in the tanks will be fun for you to watch.
Dinosaur Ridge , 16831 W Alameda Pkwy; Morrison; 303.697.3466
With 300 unique dinosaur tracks dating back almost 68mil years, this short, mile-and-a-half long trail guarantees that, afterwards, the kid will want to watch Jurassic Park with you.
THE GUESTS: YOUR GRANDPARENTS
It's tough to entertain Gramps and Grams around Denver, and not just because it's tough to squeeze in activities between naps. Here's where you should take them.
Denver Mint, 320 West Colfax Ave; Golden Triangle; 303.405.4761
The Denver Mint is the single largest producer of coins in the world, with millions of coins being produced each day, most of which end up in your couch. Tours are free but require a reservation.