S Downing St and E Louisiana Ave
Denver, CO 80210
- Park: Daily 5am-11pm
- Recreation Center: Mon-Thu 6am-8:30pm; Fri 6am-7pm; Sat 8am-3pm; Sun 11am-4pm
- Park Free
Recreation Center $5.50
- Parks: "Join local shutterbugs who come to photograph the park's spectacular sunsets, then head east a few blocks to Gaylord Street or west a few blocks to Old South Pearl, two of Denver's prime thoroughfares for restaurants and taverns."
- Best for Parks Because: Washington Park is a beauty with its two lakes, vibrant flower gardens and expansive lawns and walkways, and it's home to a popular rec center.