Ages 5+

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A world within a world...

Adventure Forest is a brilliant, BOLD, 500 ft. long aerial adventure course laced with a hidden journey.

AF uncover the story

uncover the story

Decode a secret language, meet the Council of Creatures and discover unique treasures at every turn. Learn more about the story here.


climb up, down and over

Use strength and build bravery by starting your journey in the chimney climb, then tackle the spider web, navigate through cluster climbers and see cars zip by below in the slinky climb! 


cross and crawl bridges

Conquer one bridge after the other, from natural logs to shiny glass.  

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Fly through rainbow prisms in the 70 ft. slides or travel from one space to the next in the chute slide. 

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get elevated

Discover panoramic views of Denver in the tippy top look out point that sits 90 ft. above the south banks of Platte River and is exactly “5280.” 


what you need to know

Climbers must be 5 years old or 44" tall, and be able to climb independently. There are no adults without children allowed at the Museum. Adventure Forest is closed the second Tuesday of each month for routine maintenance.

Click here for rules, recommendations and all you need to know for an epic climb.

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During the phased reopening beginning July 16, the Museum will be open Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays for three, 90-minute play sessions each day. Reservations required for all guests. Learn More


  • Under Age One: Free
  • Age One: $12
  • Ages 2 - 59: $14
  • Seniors (60+): $12
  • Members: Free

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*Reservations required. Learn more here.


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