Tour Information and Guidelines
For private vehicles, free parking is available in the parking lot west of the air traffic control tower.
Download a map, here. Should you have questions or need assistance, please call 303-790-0598.
Upon arrival, please come to the pedestrian gate and push the intercom labeled “AIRPORT AUTHORITY.” Announce yourself or your group. Someone will open the gate, and you will be promptly met by a volunteer airport ambassador. Tours begin with a briefing in the Wright Brothers Room. Please be on time.
For security purposes please leave backpacks at home, on the bus, or in a private vehicle.
Food and beverages will not be permitted on the tour.
Restrooms are available inside the Airport Authority building.
The airport also has a restaurant, The Perfect Landing, located on the second floor of the Denver jetCenter where visitors may sit and order lunch after the tour. Please keep in mind that the restaurant is for paying customers only. Restaurant reservations may be made by calling 303-649-4478.
Smoking is not permitted inside the building or on the bus. Smoking is only permitted in designated smoking areas.
Photographs may be permitted at certain points during the tour. Your ambassador will tell you when photos may be taken.
Centennial Airport has established this volunteer tour program because it places great importance on educating the public and youth about aviation and airport operations. However, the airport has an obligation to meet safety regulations and respect the privacy of its tenant and airport users. Chaperones are asked explain the importance of following tour guide instructions prior to airport arrival. Airport ambassadors reserve the right to deny admission to, or request the departure of, any unruly participants, as well as terminate the tour prior to completion.
Safety & Security Rules
Guests, chaperones and children must to adhere to all security and safety signage at the airport, along with instructions from the airport ambassador.
Departure / End of tour
Guests must proceed in an orderly manner to and from the bus and walk, only, on designated pedestrian walkways to avoid congestion or accidents.