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Photos: Denver's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013

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In recent days, we've been sharing details from what VISIT DENVER describes as the Mile High City's most successful tourism year ever; visitor spending in 2013 topped $4 billion for the first time. First up were tourists' ten favorite shopping and entertainment centers, followed by the 21 cities and states that sent the most tourists to Colorado. Now come the agency's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013 -- and there are definitely some surprises, beginning with number fifteen. Count them all down below.Number 15: Denver Broncos

Photos: Denver's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013

Number 14: Butterfly Pavilion

Photos: Denver's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013

Number 13: Colorado Railroad Museum

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Number 12: Buffalo Bill's Museum & Grave

Photos: Denver's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013

Number 11: U.S. Mint

Photos: Denver's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013

Number 10: Downtown Aquarium

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Number 9: Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park

Photos: Denver's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013

Number 8: Colorado Rockies

Photos: Denver's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013

Number 7: Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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Number 6: Denver Art Museum

Photos: Denver's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013

Number 5: Denver Botanic Gardens

Photos: Denver's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013

Number 4: Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre

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Number 3: Coors Brewery

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Number 2: Colorado State Capitol

Photos: Denver's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013

Number 1: Denver Zoo

Photos: Denver's top fifteen biggest tourist attractions of 2013

Send your story tips to the author, Michael Roberts.

More from our Things to Do archive circa August 2013: "Photos: Denver's best free attractions and tours, part one."


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