Colorado Springs Real Estate Facts & Fun

head_left_image

Denver Children's Museum Grand Reopening: November 20th

 

(Photo Courtesy of MyChildsMusuem.org)

 

This November 2015, the Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus is scheduled to unveil its enormous facility expansion, along with six new and exciting exhibits. Guest can look forward to major additions in the Art, Health and Wellness, and Science Exhibits, as well as a new entrance, gift shop, and cafe. Museum members will have access to a couple of sneak peek dates, but the official public opening is set for Friday, November 20th.

 

New Exhibits

 

 

Altitude: "Scramble up a towering 3½ story climber filled with Colorado icons and a 360° glass peak."

 

The Art Studio: "Find your inner Rembrandt in this 2,300 sq ft gallery featuring clay, multiple painting experiences and an artist-in-residence program."

 

Community Tree: "Start your Museum visit at the wildly imaginative entry experience which uses photography to celebrate play, creative expression and our diverse community."

 

Energy: "Find, collect and use resources like wind, solar and fossil fuel to power amazing things."

 

The Teaching Kitchen: "Children will be the chefs in this hands-on, fully-equipped kitchen."

 

Water: "Investigate, test and make predictions about H2O in this splish-splashing urban water experience."

 

Admission Cost:

  • Age One & Under: Free
  • Age One: $8
  • Ages 2 - 59: $10
  • Seniors (60+): $8
  • Members: Free

 

Kelly Young Realtor

About the Author: Kelly Conner Young, GRI

Kelly is an Associate Broker with The Platinum Group Realtors.  She has over 15 years experience in Real Estate in the Colorado Springs and Front Range region of Colorado. She represents buyers and sellers of real estate buying homes, land for sale and mountain property getaways.   Specific areas include:  Black Forest, Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Divide, Falcon, Downtown, Manitou Springs, Monument, Old Colorado City, Westside, Woodmen Hills and Woodland Park. You can reach her at 719-226-0126 or by clicking "email the author" above.

Comment balloon 3 commentsKelly Young • October 29 2015 06:40PM
Denver Children's Museum Grand Reopening: November 20th
share
(Photo Courtesy of MyChildsMusuem. org ) This November 2015, the Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus is scheduled to unveil its enormous facility expansion, along with six new and exciting exhibits. Guest can look forward to major… more
Best Halloween House Decorations: The Old North End
share
Every city has that one neighborhood that stands out against all others. For Colorado Springs, its the stunning historical houses of the Old North End. From immaculate two story craftsmen to Victorian mansions on over sized lawns, the neighborhood… more
Favorite Wine Bars in Colorado Springs
share
While Colorado has become a notable area for micro breweries and craft beer the last several years, Colorado Springs has grown culturally in the wine department. From small specialty stores and fine dining, to relaxed local wine bars for a casual… more
Trans-Siberian Orchestra at the World Arena November 22
share
This Sunday November 22nd, Colorado Springs can witness the largest rock 'n' roll band, Trans-Siberian Orchestra a 60-piece orchestra and full chorus band, at The World Arena. "Trans-Siberian Orchestra joins top talents from the hard-rock… more
Rocky Mountain Women's Film Festival 2015
share
A Colorado Springs treasurer to be sure. Trying to describe to someone what attending the Festival is a challenge at best. Film titles, emotions evoked, minds stimulated, informative, laughter, tears and a host of other words are all inclusive of… more
Holiday Chocolate Festival at the Broadmoor December 6th
share
For those who have not been to the Colorado Springs Broadmoor durring the month of December, it is a must add to your holiday list. The resort feels like steeping into a Christmas wonderland, with stunning decor and lights throughout, a life size… more
The Broadmoor's 1858 Restaurant at Seven Falls
share
When the Broadmoor bought Seven Falls Park after many years of being closed, they not only made the gorgeous attraction safe once more, but added to the appeal with zip line tours, shops, and a fine dining restaurant. 1858, named after the year of… more
Fountain Creek Nature Center Pumpkin Carving Event
share
(Photo Courtesy of Fountain Valley Times ) Fountain Creek Nature Center is hosting its annual pumpkin carving party to decorate the evening's jack-o-lantern trail this Saturday, October 24th. Whether looking for a fall activity or wholesome… more
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum Dig Day October 24th
share
(Photo Courtesy of cspm. org ) The Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum is hosting Dig Day, Saturday October 24th in celebration of local mining, paleontological, and archaeological history. Multiple local organizations, speakers, and performers come… more
Cheyenne Mountain's Boo at the Zoo 2015
share
Boo at the Zoo is Colorado Springs largest and safest community Halloween event. "Don your costume, bring your trick-or-treat bag and flashlight to the wildest Halloween event in town. " Spooky fun decor, including a lighted pumpkin path… more