Free. Just the sound of that word makes me smile.  And when you can combine free with trips like these, it makes it even better.

So for 2018, we have the entire list of everything that will have a free day this year. Get your schedules out and mark these down!

Denver Zoo

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Yes, you can get in free at the Denver Zoo! Here are the dates.

February 2, 12, 13

November  3, 6, 16

National Parks

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It's always fun to go up on the National Monument, or to any of the beautiful National Parks, we have in Colorado. See you there!

April 21, September 22, November 11

Denver Museum of Nature and Science

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See the universe. See science at work. A free day at the Museum of Nature and Science means you can see it all and do it all, so do it!

February 27, March 13, April 10 and 30, June 4, August 6 and 28, September 17, October 16, November 13 and December 10

Colorado Railroad Museum

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If you love trains like I do, this is the one date you won't want to miss.

April 12

Denver Botanic Gardens

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There are two, and both have free days. Quite a few, actually!

February 19, March 22, April 8, June 5, July 19, August 29 and November 3 at the York Street location and Feb 6, March 6, April 3, June 5, July 3, August 7 and November 6 at Chatfield Farms.

Enjoying more of what Colorado has to offer, and for free, is what life is all about. Have fun!