Neighborhood & Nightlife

2 blocks from Anywhere

The Curtis – a DoubleTree by Hilton, is your passport to Denver’s thriving art scene, live sports and downtown Denver attractions. We’re just two blocks off the celebrated 16th Street Mall, one block from the Colorado Convention Center and directly across the street from the Denver Performing Arts Complex. Whether you’re interested in shopping, dining, live sports or immersing yourself in local culture, you’ll find it all right here in our pedestrian-friendly city. Check out our fun-filled guide below to discover some of the best things to do in Denver during your stay!


The Denver Performing Arts Complex is the largest live theater complex west of the Mississippi. This can’t-miss destination hosts everything from Broadway shows and Tony Award-winning theatre to symphony, opera, and ballet performances. Other landmark venues near our downtown Denver hotel include the Paramount and Buell Theatre.

Denver’s Art Scene

The Curtis is less than one mile from the Denver Art Museum, which showcases an impressive permanent collection as well as traveling exhibits and programs for all ages. Art enthusiasts will also want to visit the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, History Colorado and the Clyfford Still Museum.

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Denver is one of the only cities that hosts seven major league sports teams. Luckily, The Curtis is only minutes away from all of them:


  • epsi Center (Less Than 1 Mile away) - home to the NHL Colorado Avalanche, NBA Denver Nuggets and the Colorado Mammoth (National Lacrosse League). As one of the best downtown hotels near the Pepsi Center, we make it easy to catch all the action!
  • Coors Field (1.2 Miles away) - home of the MLB Colorado Rockies, you’ll find Coors Field just a short drive from our door.
  • Sports Authority Field at Mile High (2.2 Miles away) - home to the NFL Denver Broncos and the Denver Outlaws (major league lacrosse), you can get to the game and back in no time.
  • Dick’s Sporting Goods Park (10.6 Miles away) - home to the MLS Colorado Rapids, this popular field in nearby Commerce City is a soccer fan’s dream come true.

Just for Fun


  • The Downtown Aquarium offers upscale, casual dining and spectacular sea creatures in underwater exhibits.
  • The Children’s Museum of Denver will delight newborns through 8-year-olds, and nearby Elitch Gardens, downtown Denver’s theme park, features more than 50 rides and amusements.
  • Just east of downtown, the Denver Zoo is home to over 7,000 animals that love visitors.
  • Next to the zoo, the Denver Museum of Nature and Science is the fourth largest museum of its kind with an IMAX theatre, planetarium and national treasures.