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“walking tour”(23 reviews)
“capitol hill”(24 reviews)
“clock tower”(7 reviews)
Historic Denver is a non-profit that encourages the preservation of Denver's historic buildings. We offer historic walking tours of Capitol Hill, Lower Downtown, Larimer Square, and Denver's Main Street. Tours are led by experts that use historic...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1420 N Ogden St, Suite 202, Denver, CO 80218-1910
+1 303-534-5288 ext. 5
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

My husband and I just attended both the LoDo and Capitol Hill walking tours this weekend. As locals who live nearby in another historic neighborhood, we loved getting a glimpse into the history of both LoDo and CapHill. I recently started working right in the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I lined up a private group tour for 10 friends (my hiking group) and we had a great time. Allison was very helpful with scheduling the tour and Ruth was a fun and informative guide. We'll definitely consider scheduling one of the other tours sometime.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in Denver last week visiting a friend and needed something to do while they were at work on Friday so I signed up for this tour. I ended up being the only one as the other people that signed up didn't show but...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tamera rocks. Total professional. Quick to smile. Fun to hang with. Can't go wrong with this knowledgeable lady. Thanks, Tamera! R. Craig

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Historic D, Manager at Historic Denver Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Craig, Thank you so much for sharing your experience on your recent LoDo walking tour. Our guides are really what make our tours the best, they are knowledgeable and they make the history fun! It's so great to hear that you enjoyed yourself. Thanks! Alison

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Diane Travis is an EXCELLENT Docent! Not only is she is an Architect, she is very knowledgeable of the past and current residents of the neghiborhood, plus she is a hilarious storyteller. A great time was had by all.More

Thank Mike80123
Historic D, Manager at Historic Denver Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Diane. Thank you so much for sharing your experience, our guides are really one of the best parts of our tours. It's great to hear that you had a fun time! Thanks again for...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

As Colorado natives- we decided to do a short historic tour. You know you never tour your own city - we figured- why not.. We did the Laminer Square tour- 90mins. with the tour of inside the Fishers Daniel clock tower. We have family history...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Chris was very knowledgeable, friendly and did an awesome job. he was on time, prompt and answered all of our questions in detail.

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Reviewed 30 September 2018

After taking 3 Historic Denver Tours with in 14 days from three different docents, I have nothing but praise. Not only are these tours professionally conducted, with accurate start and ending times and adherence to traffic rules and courtesy to other pedestrians, they are informative...More

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Historic D, Manager at Historic Denver Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Linda, I love it that know you know more about Denver than your daughter! How fun that you took so many of our tours. I think it's great feedback that they fit together nicely, and aren't repetitive. I completely agree with you about our guides,...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

WOW, what a GREAT investment of time to discover this treasured and unique part of our city! NOT to be missed. If you haven't explored Five Points, you DON'T know Denver! Five Points was home to highest achievement individuals that molded our city and our...More

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Historic D, Manager at Historic Denver Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Katherine, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback on our Five Points tour. We launched our specialty tours to include more of Denver's great neighborhoods to our tours, and I'm so glad that you found it so helpful to understanding the history of the...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018

Loved the tour and would highly recommend it. Our tour guide was knowledge and very enjoyable. Very well done. ]More

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Historic D, Manager at Historic Denver Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you so much for sharing how much you enjoyed the tour! We really appreciate hearing from our guests. It sounds like you had a great time, but in Trip Advisors scale you gave us the lowest possible score. We always try to remedy any...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Mainly took the tour to get in to the clocktower and it ended up being way more than I had anticipated! This was a really interesting tour of Larimer square and the clocktower- the past, present and preservation of it all. It was a really...More

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Historic D, Manager at Historic Denver Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Alyssa, Thank you so much for sharing your experience on your Larimer Square Tour with access to the D&F Clock Tower. I'm so glad that you enjoyed the tour, and had a great time with Diane, she is one of our wonderful guides. Thank you...More

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Barbara S
3 May 2018|
Response from Historic D | Property representative |
Barbara, We offer 4 different tours on a weekly basis. There are many tours that will run from May 7th through 14th. Our full schedule can be found at our website. Each tour has a unique starting location, and when you... More
29 October 2015|
Response from Bear075 | Reviewed this property |
The walking tour we took was scheduled for 1 p.m. on a Friday. I don't think the tour is offered daily. You can go online and check their schedule. It's a LoDo (Lower Downtown) tour of a lively, rejuvenated part of... More
3 August 2015|
Response from Shannon S |
Historic Denver Walking Tours walk through Lower Downtown of Denver, Colorado and other neighborhoods around the city. There are no outdoor patios involved with these specific Walking Tours.