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Within the perimeters of Denver's Capitol Hill district, you will find one of the most diverse and eclectic neighborhoods the city has to offer. Located just north of Denver's downtown, Capitol Hill pales in comparison to the large, vertical reaches of the business district, but its buildings have a charm all their own since most of them were built around the 1920s.

The Colorado State Capitol Building is a well-known attraction within this urban culture hub, along with Civic Center Park, a venue for many downtown events and festivals.

The neighborhood's charm is found in its close proximity to modern downtown Denver and the business district, while maintaining an eclectic community of homes and businesses. Many of the houses are older, but this area has become a popular location for millennials. You’ll even find historic apartment complexes in this neighborhood called “Poet’s Row,” named after the likes of Emily Dickinson and Robert Frost. Fittingly, Alan Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac once resided in this area.

The beautiful Cheesman Park is right on the edge Capitol Hill, as well.

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Rocky Mountain Zipline Adventure from Denver

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Enjoy the fresh Colorado air and admire the views of the Rocky Mountains as you fly through trees and over meadows on a zipline! Ride on some of Colorado’s longest zipline tracks on a course that spans more than 6,000 feet (1,828 m). Choose between a 4-line ride and a 6-line ride and enjoy scenic hikes between the ziplines. This Rocky Mountain zipline adventure is perfect for those seeking an adrenaline-filled outdoor experience!

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Guided Mountain-Biking Tour of Colorado's Front Range

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Follow your experienced mountain-biking guide on an adventure through Colorado's Front Range, the gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park. On this mountain-biking tour, your expert guide will customize your trip so that you’ll ride trails that align with your level of experience. Choose between a half-day beginner or intermediate adventure and get ready for a fun, scenic experience!

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the ART a Hotel

1201 Broadway, Denver, CO 80203

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Private Departure Transfer: Hotel to Denver International Airport

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Avoid the stress of waiting for taxis or shuttle transfers and instead ensure peace of mind with this convenient private transfer from your hotel to the Denver International Airport. This airport transportation service operates from your downtown Denver, Denver Tech Center or Boulder accommodations. Reach the airport relaxed and with plenty of time before your flight!

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Patterson Inn

420 E. 11th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203

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Denver City Sightseeing Tour

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Get an excellent overview of Denver on this afternoon riding tour of its most famous sights. Admire top Denver attractions including historic Larimer Square, City Park, the State Capitol, the United States Mint and the Denver Art Museum. Drive through various residential neighborhoods, and see the skyscrapers of Denver's financial center framed against the Rocky Mountains. This 3-hour tour is an ideal way to cover Denver's highlights quickly or scope out where you'd like to spend more time later.

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Crowne Plaza Downtown Denver

1450 Glenarm Pl, Denver, CO 80202

Located in central Denver, Crowne Plaza Downtown Denver is a business-friendly hotel within walking distance of Colorado Convention Center, United States Mint, and Denver City and County Building.

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Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

1550 Court Place, Denver, CO 80202

Feel a sense of belonging from the moment you arrive. Discover the casual elegance of the Sheraton Denver Downtown in the heart of the city and within steps of bistros, restaurants, breweries, shopping and entertainment. Ask for Promo Code: FMT

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