Welcome to Observatory Park
Denver’s Most Charming College Feel Neighborhood
Also known as University Park, Observatory Park offers the charm of its proximity to the University of Denver and the perks of its central location. The homes in this neighborhood are a mix of modern and traditional architecture style. The ambiance of this area allows for residents to experience a small town vibe. Observatory Park is named after The Chamberlin Observatory located on the University of Denver’s campus. The observatory houses the 20-inch refractor lens telescope that was once displayed at the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair. Experience all that living near a college campus has to offer by choosing Observatory Park!
What to Love
- College campus ambiance
- Cozy Neighborhood
- Close Proximity to local food outlets
People & Lifestyle
Located on the outskirts of a college campus, Observatory Park is the perfect neighborhood for those looking to be immersed in activity. The energy of this area draws residents in with the diverse options of dining, bars, and sporting events. Denver University holds a variety of concerts, and seminars open to the public as well. Be sure to check the schedule and cheer on the Pioneer’s at a home hockey game!
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Stroll over to South Pearl Street for legendary bookshops, boutiques, and art galleries. Here you will find Denver’s hottest sushi spot Sushi Den and the local favorite Stella’s Coffee House. Chez Artiste, located in University Hills Plaza showcases a variety of independent films and foreign cinemas for all the movie lovers in the area.
Things to Do
Observatory Park is the perfect neighborhood for those who enjoy walking access to the city's best local restaurants and events. For first- run features, residents enjoy heading over to the Colorado Center Stadium 9 with Dave & Buster’s arcade and restaurant right next door.
- Creativity Challenge Community
- Merrill Middle School
- South High School