Babies love to play but it can be hard to find the right space for them to explore without parents having to worry about big kids or unsafe spaces. Don’t let those concerns keep you home! Babies thrive on new experiences and interactions. If your little one isn’t quite ready for some of Denver’s big attractions, we’ve got some great ideas for you to check out.

Where: 10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, Denver, CO, USA

The area’s public libraries offer quality programming for babies and toddlers.

Storytime is a wonderful way to engage with your littlest children through stories and songs. Best of all, this awesome programming is free.

Where: 13762 Colorado Blvd, Thornton, CO 80602, USA

Frolic Play Space is a fun and stimulating indoor play environment for children 6 years old and younger.

Babies and toddlers can interact with other young ones in active play encouraging mental, social, emotional and physical development.

Where: 5046 E Hampden Ave, Denver, CO 80222, USA

Gymboree has lively and engaging classes for parents and children up to age 5.

Children can start classes as early as newborns. Parents will learn new ways to engage with their babies through sensory play and songs.

Where: 760 S Colorado Blvd, Glendale, CO, USA

Great Play offers classes for Parents and their Children as young as 6 months.

Through “directed play” children can take part in activities that will build their confidence, self-esteem and social skills all while working on their physical abilities and motor skills.

Where: 7562 S University Blvd, Centennial, CO, USA

Kids Wonder is designed for children 0-8 to play and imagine.

They have a specially designed soft play area made especially for babies and toddlers where they can play, crawl and explore.

Where: 8340 Northfield Blvd, Denver, CO 80238, USA

Lilu Star offers a safe and clean space for little explorers to engage in imaginative play.

Their large play area is open and bright making it a safe place for little ones to explore. They also have several carefully chosen educational toys for you to utilize during your visit.

Where: 10430 S. Progress Way Parker, CO 80134

Little Monkey Bizness is a great place for children 8 and under to run and play.

Your littlest ones will love it with a special area designed just for them. From soft play structures to slides and obstacles, Little Monkey Bizness has a variety of play areas for your child to explore as they grow. They also offer a full coffee bar with snacks you and your child can enjoy.

Where: 5690 E County Line Place, Unit D Highlands Ranch, CO 80126

My Gym offers classes for children under 10 to grow and play in a physically engaging environment.

Children as young as 6 weeks can attend their Little Bundles class where parents will learn to introduce music and movement. Parents will also get to know other families in the class during the parent discussion portion of the class.

Where: 9370 South Colorado Boulevard, Suite A-2 Highlands Ranch, CO 80126

Play Street Museum Town Square is a newly-opened space where young children can interact and learn.

Children can explore little Town Square which is just their size. Even the littlest ones can engage in safe play with educational toys and stimulating play areas.

Where: 4433 West 29th Avenue, Denver, CO, USA

Ta Da Gymnastics offers recreational gymnastics classes at two great locations in metro Denver.

They offer a variety of options for Open Gym where your child can come in and explore their facility at their own pace. Baby Open Gym for children 6-18 months is offered twice a week and is the perfect opportunity to let your little one roll, climb and toddle with other kids their age.

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