Yelp Users' Picks for Denver's Ten Weirdest Attractions

Yelp has become an indispensable online resource — and an entertaining one, too, since users have such widely varied opinions.

For proof, look no further than the Yelp-generated roster of weird attractions in Denver.

Some of the items in the top ten are indeed weird — but plenty of them don't strike us as bizarre in the slightest.

What do you think? Find out by perusing the photo-illustrated picks that rose above the rest, featuring a sample comment for each. For more Yelp-y weirdness in Denver, click here.

Number 10: The 1up

Northwest, Lodo
1925 Blake St
Denver, CO 80202
Phone number (303) 779-6444

Top comment: "Way cheaper than I thought. Overall a fun night. It started getting crowded between 10 and 11...when some weird guys were being judgmental toward those playing Skee Ball...."

Number 9: 13th Floor Haunted House

4120 Brighton Blvd
Denver, CO 80216
Phone number (303) 355-3327

Top comment: "Apparently this rumor got started several years ago to attract people to go to this haunted house. Honestly I don't see how that is an attraction, more like a diversion but whatever…."

Number 8: Soiled Dove Underground

7401 E 1st Ave
Denver, CO 80230
Phone number (303) 366-0007

Top comment: "HOLY COW! I'd never heard of the Soiled Dove until my wife found out that Rosie Thomas was playing there a week ago (for $10 too). Really weird location for such a bad ass venue...."

Number 7: Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Northeast, City Park
2001 Colorado Blvd
Denver, CO 80205
Phone number (303) 370-6000

Top comment: "We were able to see the Lemurs of Madagascar, which was a treat! Buy a mwembership and get a 10-20 discount on attractions and tickets. So worth the money!…"

Number 6: Mayan Theatre

Southwest, Speer
110 Broadway
Denver, CO 80203
Phone number (303) 744-6799

Top comment: "After all, if I'm seeing a movie on a screen the size of my television, it seems weird to pay $10.50 a person. If this were a completely independent theater, that would be one thing,…"

KEEP WESTWORD FREE... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
Contact: Michael Roberts