"New tours this year include Engine House No. 5, downtown Denver landmarks, a Denver public art tour, a City Park tour, a walk through Lower Highlands, Little Italy and a behind-the-scenes tour of the Clyfford Still Museum," says Carol Hiller, event manager for Doors Open Denver. There are also such returning favorites as a downtown photo tour led by Mike's Camera, a stroll through the Brown Palace Hotel, and a program dedicated to Denver After Dark.
Show up at any of the designated sites for a self-guided tour between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. today and tomorrow, or sign up for an expert tour. All of the tours are free, but tickets are required for expert tours; get yours starting at 8:30 a.m. the morning of the tour at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House, 1350 Curtis Street in the Denver Performing Arts Complex. The Platte Valley Trolley will provide free rides between destinations; for more information, visit www.denvergov.org/doorsopendenver or call 303-282-5073.
April 14-15, 2012