• Golden Ticket

    The Golden Ticket is your chance to SAVE and WIN at Golden businesses just as a thank you for visiting Golden. The Golden Ticket is your passport for fun, exciting entertainment, delicious food and drink and great deals!

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  • Golden Visitors Center

    Stop by the Golden Visitors Center to pick up informational brochures, grab directional maps or learn suggestions for things to see and do.

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  • Coors Brewery Tours

    Adolph Coors established the Coors brewery in Golden in 1873 on the banks of Clear Creek. Today, MillerCoors is the second largest beer company in America, capturing nearly 30 percent of US beer sales and the Coors Brewery Tour attracts 300,000 visitors to Golden each year.

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Welcome to Golden where you’ll discover our small town charm comes with world-class recreation; over 20 cultural attractions; affordable dining and eclectic shopping; and of course, the world’s largest single site brewery, the Coors Brewery Tour.

Plan Your Visit

In the time it takes you to drive into the mountains, you can bike, hike, shop, eat, raft, ride, tour and drive back home.

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Things to Do

Welcome to Golden where you’ll discover with our small town charm comes world-class recreation, including hiking, mountain-biking and water sports

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Coors Brewery Tour

The Coors Brewery Tour explores the world’s largest single-site brewery.

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About Golden Colorado

Welcome to Golden where you’ll discover our small town charm comes world-class recreation, including hiking, mountain-biking and water sports; over 20 cultural attractions; affordable dining and eclectic shopping; and of course, the world’s largest single site brewery, the Coors Brewery Tour.

Golden is a place of history mixed with contemporary fun. You can experience the Old West at the historic Clear Creek History Park, climb aboard the trains at the Colorado Railroad Museum or travel the Lariat Loop featuring Buffalo Bill’s Grave and Museum on Lookout Mountain, just to name a few of the adventures you can have in Golden.

No matter if you enjoy the arts or the outdoors, Golden is the place for adventure for the whole family. Our attractions rival any town in Colorado and with most being free, your next vacation won’t break the bank! Come Play in Golden with us and experience “Where the West Lives!”

Be sure to “follow” and “like” us on Twitter and Facebook, and we’ll keep you in the know on all Golden’s events and activities. You can also sign up for Golden’s monthly E-newsletter, the Golden Nugget, for deals, travel tips, local’s secrets and more.

To book your lodging or find a restaurant, we have everything you need to know in the “Plan Your Visit” section of the website. Save 5% to 20% off your next purchase with a Golden Ticket, available at the Visitors Center or on the Coors Brewery Tour. Win up to $500 cash when you scratch your Golden Ticket at over 85 participating businesses.

Upcoming Events

Sep
30
Tue
4:30 pm 35 Year Anniversary @ The Briarwood Inn
35 Year Anniversary @ The Briarwood Inn
Sep 30 @ 4:30 pm
35 Year Anniversary  @ The Briarwood Inn | Golden | Colorado | United States
Dining at The Briarwood Inn in September offers guests the chance to be a part of their 35 Year Anniversary Celebration. They are offering their three course anniversary Prix Fixe,featuring entrees from their original menu for $35.00. Critically acclaimed as one of Colorado’s finest dining traditions, The Briarwood Inn is an idyllic setting for an elegant and extraordinary dining experience. Dinner: Monday – Sunday starting at 4:30pm “App Happy” is available 4:00pm – 6:00pm each Monday. Tavern and Patio: Mon. through Sun. at 4pm.  Weather permitting. Afternoon Tea: Every Saturday 10:30am – 2pm Weekend Champagne Brunch: Sat. and Sun. 10am – 2pm Happy Hour: Monday through Thursdays 4pm – 6pm Enjoy The Briarwood’s signature appetizer tray each Monday […]
Oct
11
Sat
7:00 pm 3rd Annual Black & White Night @ Golden History Center
3rd Annual Black & White Night @ Golden History Center
Oct 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
3rd Annual Black & White Night  @ Golden History Center | Golden | Colorado | United States
The 3rd Annual Black & White Night celebrates the opening of GHM’s newest exhibit (to be announced). The event is a festive evening with music, sumptuous desserts, cocktails, silent auction and fun entertainment. Proceeds from the ticketed event benefit Golden History Museums’ education and preservation programs. Black-and-white attire is suggested to help create the full effect for this one-of-a-kind night. 7-10 pm, Saturday, October 11, 2014, at the Golden History Center. Tickets: $20 individual member; $25 individual non-member. Tickets go on sale Sept. 2, 2014.

From the Blog

Dining in Golden – Fall Flavors

Make plans to sample Golden’s restaurants and enjoy the fall flavors and mild fall weather at one of our affordable dining spots.

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Thomas the Train Rolls into Golden

Enjoy a Day Out with Thomas the Train at the Colorado Railroad Museum in Golden CO. Children of all ages will enjoy the moving engine and fun activities.

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Golden Nugget of Fun

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Points of Interest

Traveling to Golden? We have four major highways (I-70, Hwy 6, Hwy 58 and C-470) that lead to Golden. No matter if you are coming from the East or West, North or South, Golden is conveniently located at the foothills of the Rockies just 20 minutes from downtown Denver.

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