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Address: Pearl St from 11th to 15th Sts, Boulder, CO 80302
Phone Number: 303-449-3774
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Situated in the heart of an energetic city is beautiful, historic Downtown...

Situated in the heart of an energetic city is beautiful, historic Downtown Boulder. At the heart of Downtown Boulder is the Pearl Street Mall, a wonderfully charismatic four-block-long pedestrian mall that celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2007. Colorful, bright flowers fill the mall almost the entire year and street performers, with a multitude of talents, make the Pearl Street Mall one of the best people-watching destinations anywhere.

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A whole bunch of different - children placing plant leaves against water wall, beautiful architectural detail in buildings a slight history lesson art art art and fashion crap... read more

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Nashville, Tennessee
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Nashville, Tennessee
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A whole bunch of different - children placing plant leaves against water wall, beautiful architectural detail in buildings a slight history lesson art art art and fashion crap style Colorado, music minstrels and wild intellectual drugged out artists all part of a delicious scene with cuties CU style if you're just a gazer Love the place - eclectic, funky and... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Pearl street was once lined with feed stores, and other businesses that served what used to be a rural county. It was closed off in the 70's and turned into a walking mall with lovely shops and restaurants and spots for kids to play. It's a great place to stroll. It is close to the Boulder Creek Path, and also... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I enjoy walking down Pearl street to see the performers and shops. It's well-kept with nice stone and flowers. Nice restaurants choices, including superior food carts. Crowded in the summer and shops close early. Don't think about finding street parking - go straight to a garage on one end and walk your way down and back. Best garages are Broadway... More 

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Hoschton, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is where everything is happening in Boulder. It is about 7 blocks long and the street is now a bricked in attraction. No cars allowed on the street mall, but plenty of parking around the area. Lots of great restaurants, shops, street performers, music , etc. This remind me of Mallery Square at sunset in Key West. Everyone is... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fun stroll with good restaurants, shops, and unique street performers. Lots of concerts in the summer. Fun" train" for younger kids in the summer.

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Pearl Street mall is the walking mall that really is the center of downtown Boulder. In the 6-8 blocks one will find unique one-of-kind shops (some targeting tourists and others fine shops anyone will love), mainstream brand shops, restaurants many with al fresco dining opportunities and street performers. The mall is tree-lines with beautiful planters and benches. There are... More 

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Oak Park, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our family spent a pleasant afternoon shopping Pearl Street during a vacation. The stores are varied and several are quite interesting, including the local book store. There are several food/drink options as well. I would have enjoyed the experience more if the mall extended a few additional blocks in either direction. There are additional shops beyond the mall itself; however... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Definitely someplace to experience on your trip to Boulder. Wonderful restaurant choices, lots of classy and trendy shops, flower boxes, fountains, street performers, food carts. It's fun to stroll and watch people go by.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I go down to Pearl Street Mall whenever I am in Boulder. (3 or 4 times a year) I enjoy the Buskers and all the people from all walks of life. Some of my enjoyable activities while walking around the mall are: Listening to the many musicians. Watching the parents chase their children through the water spurting garden. Checking out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the most amazing places in Boulder .I really recommend it to visit! Nice shopping stores and great restaurants . Fun for everybody no matter what age or gender u are! Come and visit pearl street !

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