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Majestic View Nature Center

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General InformationBlue Heron logo for Majestic View Nature Center

Majestic View Nature Center has hands-on displays, wildlife exhibits, a kids' activity area, classrooms and meeting spaces. Connected is the Majestic View Community Park, with over 80 acres to explore.

Overlook the lake, prairie grasses and wetland areas, walk through a demonstration garden, or walk our interpretive trails. Take pictures of the scenic mountain views or the many wildlife species in the park.  Whether you are exploring the park or joining us for a public program, you'll always have a fun and educational experience. 

Are looking to enjoy the park trails when the Nature Center is not open? The park trails and the East parking lot on 72nd and Carr are open from dawn to dusk. Dogs on leash are welcome. Visit for more park information. 

Free Public Hours

Monday-Thursday and Saturday 

  • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 1 through September 30

  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. October 1 through May 31

Drop-in Guests and Groups: Call before your visit in spring and early fall as we may be hosting large school groups during the morning hours. 

Main phone: 720-898-7405


7030 Garrison Street ( View on Google Maps ) ,

Wadsworth Blvd to 68th Avenue, west to Garrison Street, north to the Center parking lot.

Additional parking is available for Majestic View Park on 72nd Avenue, just west of Carr Street.  Enjoy the 1/3 mile nature walk to the Nature Center or access the playground, tennis courts, basketball courts, horseshoe pits, and picnic area nearby.

The Center includes restrooms and outdoor drinking fountain, please call for more facility information. 

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You can register for classes on the Public Classes page.

If you would like to schedule a group visit or would like us to come to your school, visit the School Programs page.

If you are on your mobile phone, you can find these pages and more by clicking "Read More In This Topic" at the bottom of your screen. 

Connect With Us

Find us @MajesticViewNC on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter! Send us a message, follow our profile, and share your great experiences here at the park. 


Curious what others are saying? Check out reviews around the web!      Ranked #5 of 31 things to do in Arvada!      "Truly majestic", "Gorgeous",
and more.      And liked by more than 1,500 people!


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