Explore the Iconic Brown Palace on a Historical Hotel Tour

The Brown Palace is pleased to offer both public and private tours of our historic downtown Denver hotel to acquaint guests with our history, traditions, architecture, art, and property offerings. All tours are conducted by knowledgeable guides and take approximately one hour.

Public Tours

All the Public hotel tours in October are our popular “ghost” tours, featuring actual reports of unexplained phenomena collected over the years, as well as a dose of hotel history for context. Saturday tours, especially, fill up fast.

  • Wednesdays, 3:00 PM and Saturdays, 11:30 AM
  • Parties of 4 or fewer, please.
  • General Public: Online reservations are required – Walk-ins may occasionally be accommodated on a space-available basis; $15/person, payable in our Coffee & Tea Co. on the day of the tour.

Overnight Hotel Guests

  • Make your reservations through the Concierge
  • Public tours are Complimentary for overnight guests

Private Tours

  • Offered Mondays-Saturdays, 11:00AM – 4:00PM*
  • Parties of 1-14
  • Complete and Submit the Request Form below OR Call 303-297-3111, Ext. 13
  • Requests should be submitted at least one week in advance if possible
  • $60 for 1-4 people; $15/person for additional people beyond 4
  • Requests for tours after 5:00 and Sundays may occasionally be accommodated for a $30 after-hours fee
  • Due to recent changes at the hotel and the Historian’s schedule, Private tour offerings will be limited this year.

Additional Information

Please contact the hotel directly regarding groups larger than 14 people to discuss other options that may be available.

We recommend the General Hotel History tour for all first-time tour guests.

Those already familiar with Brown Palace’s history may choose from one of our themed Private Tours: Ghost/Unexplained Phenomena, Affairs of the Heart, Presidential Visits, Ladies of The Brown, or a Custom Tour.

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