Members of the Aurora Police Department of Colorado dressed up as superheroes for the children at Colorado Children Hospital on Aug. 13, 2015 in Aurora, Colo.
Aurora Police Department
August 13, 2015 3:35 PM EDT

Children in an Aurora, Colo. hospital got a surprise Wednesday evening when they looked out their windows and saw Superman waving to them.

A police SWAT team in Aurora dressed up as a group of superheroes—including Batman, Spider-Man, Wolverine and Captain America—and rappelled down the sides of Children’s Hospital to visit the young patients’ windows.

According to a Facebook post by the police department, this is the second year the cops have done this and they enjoy “bringing smiles to everyone’s faces, even their own!”

Write to Tessa Berenson at tessa.berenson@time.com.

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