The History Colorado Center is located at 1200 Broadway in Denver’s Golden Triangle Museum District and Civic Center Cultural Complex.
Directions (map below)
From the South
Drive north on I-25 to the Lincoln-Broadway exit (207). Go north on Lincoln and turn left at 12th Avenue.
From the North
Drive south on I-25 to the Colfax Avenue exit. Turn left at Colfax and head east .5 miles to Broadway. Turn right on Broadway and head south .3 miles to 12th Avenue.
From the West
Drive east on I-70 to the US-6 East/West 6th Avenue exit (261). After several miles, US-6 becomes a one-way street. Turn left onto Lincoln Street. Head north .7 miles to 12th Avenue and turn left.
From the East
Drive west on I-70 to I-25. Take I-25 south to the Colfax Avenue exit. Turn left at Colfax and head east half a mile to Broadway. Turn right on Broadway and head south .3 miles to 12th Avenue.
The History Colorado Center is easily accessible by light rail and bus. Visit the RTD website to plan your trip.
Visitors have several parking options. The Civic Center Cultural Complex garage is located directly across the street from the History Colorado Center at 12th Avenue and Broadway. Enter on 12th Avenue, just west of Broadway. Parking rates are posted inside the entrance. Electric vehicle charging stations are available on 3rd floor. Charging at these stations is currently free with paid admission to the garage. If you have questions please contact the Parking Manager at 303-607-9093.
Covered public parking is also available on weekends and after 5 pm weekdays in the Colorado Judicial Parking Facility on the north side of the History Colorado Center at 1255 Lincoln. Enter on Broadway just north of the main museum entrance.
Metered spaces are located along Lincoln, 12th Avenue, and the west side of Broadway. Surface lots are also available nearby.
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Designated accessible parking is available in the Civic Center Cultural Complex garage (enter on 12th Avenue, just west of Broadway). A reserved handicap loading area is located on the south side of the History Colorado Center along 12th Avenue. Handicap parking is available on evenings and weekends at the public garage at 1255 Lincoln (enter on Broadway just north of the main museum entrance).
Special Event Road Closures
Special events in the area surrounding the History Colorado Center can affect your commuting and parking. Check here for upcoming events that can affect driving to and parking around the History Colorado Center.