Fun Sensory Friendly Family Activities in Colorado

The key to a successful adventure lies in preparation. Many of these activities require reservations or RSVP. We encourage families to contact these venues prior to leaving home.

Sensory Friendly

AMC Theater Sensory Showings (Movies)AMC Sensory Showings

Get up, dance, walk, shout or sing. Join AMC for special opportunity for individuals living with autism and others to enjoy their favorite films in a safe and accepting environment. Cost varies on location and tickets can be purchased the day of the event.

Beau Jo’s Autism Pizza Night (Restaurant)Autism Pizza Night Beau Jos

The purpose of the Opening Doors Program™ at the Autism Society of Colorado (ASC) is to provide sensory friendly, accepting, and accommodating experiences for individuals and families affected by ASD. With the help of businesses like Beau Jo’s, ASC is able to provide individuals and families affected by ASD with comfortable environments to dine, shop, and have fun!

Children’s Museum Denver/Low Sensory Mornings (Learning Adventures)Childrens Museum Denver Low Sensory Mornings

The museum limits attendance and lowers ambient noise to increase the enjoyment for children with disabilities and their families.

RSVP and Questions to Traci McGrath @ 303-561-0108
2121 Children’s Museum Drive
Denver, CO 80211

Family History Colorado Center (Learning Adventures)History Colorado Center Low Sensory

The History Colorado Center is happy to open its doors just for families that prefer a lower sensory environment. The museum will be closed to the general public, attendance limited, and sounds in exhibits turned down.

RSVP to 303-866-4691
1200 Broadway
Denver, CO 80203

Family Support Center’s Sensory-Friendly Birthday PartiesSensory-Friendly Birthday Parties

With a 1000-square-foot gym complete with a ball pit, active swing, basketball and a bay door to an outdoor play area, The Family Support Center’s Colorado Autism Center is the perfect location for those with an ASD to host their birthday party.

1330 Quail Lake Loop
Colorado Springs, CO 80906

Sensory Enhanced or Storytelling/Highlands Ranch Library (Storytelling)Sensory Enhanced Storytime

This is a storytime developed for all ages, children through young adults, who are on the autism spectrum or differently-abled, and presented at a preschool level of development.

Questions to Laura Baldassari-Hackstaff @ 720-348-9530
9292 Ridgeline Blvd.
Highlands Ranch, CO 80129
Reservations required

World of Wonder Children’s Museum (Play and Learning Adventures) sensory friendly playtime childrens museum colorado

Join the Museum for Sensory Friendly Playtime, a special Museum event for children with autism spectrum or sensory processing disorders. Playtime will be limited to 20 families,  sounds and lights will be turned down, and adaptive equipment will be provided to ensure a safe and fun experience for all!

110 N. Harrison Ave.
Lafayette, CO 80026