December Daily Programming - Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus

Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus

2121 Children’s Museum Drive
Denver, CO 80211
United States

Thu., December 29, 2016




  • mon, tue, thu, fri: 9 am - 4 pm
  • wed: 9 am - 7:30 pm
  • sat, sun: 10 am - 5 pm
  • Under Age One:Free
  • Age One:$11
  • Ages 2 - 59:$13
  • Seniors (60+):$11
  • Members:Free
The Museum closes at 4 pm on November 23 and is closed for Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Easter.


December Daily Programming

Daily Programming
From exploring the great outdoors to sculpting your own clay masterpiece or whipping up tasty treats, there's always something spectacular going on around here. All daily programs are included with Museum admission unless otherwise noted.


Joy Park Adventures
Daily, times vary

There is no better place to enjoy the beautiful winter weather than Joy Park!We may be searching for birds or sledding down the hill. You never know what you'll find as we explore our one-of-a-kind outdoor space. Please note: the water in Joy Park is closed for the season.


Art Studio Programs
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1:30 pm

Let your creativity run wild! Between painting, drawing, collaging and crafting there is always creativity to explore. Stop by and join us for a Pollock-style painting workshop, an intro to drawing class or printmaking! Programs and times vary.


Clay Studio
Clay open studio hours: Monday – Friday, 10 am – 3 pm, Saturday and Sunday, 11 am – 4 pm;

Clay demos and workshop times vary, check website for details

Use your imagination to build, sculpt and mold using professional grade clay and tools! Stop by for a wheel demonstration, a glazing workshop or a hand-building class! For a small fee, you can even fire your piece in one of our kilns.


Teaching Kitchen and Tastings
Program times vary, check website for details

Try your hand at being a chef with real, age-appropriate tools and fresh ingredients. We'll make tasty recipes like pumpkin pancakes, potato gnocchi or homemade tea. Please note: program space is very limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Some days we might have the Tasting Cart available instead of a program. Look online to see what's cooking for your visit!


Daily, weekdays at 9:30 am and 11:30 am, weekends at 11:30 am

Imaginations run wild hearing stories of far-off lands, wacky characters, friendships and fairytales. Each one has a theme with exciting stories and a fun activity, craft or song. Join us every Thursday for Delta Dental Healthy Smiles StoryTimes for fun dental health adventures and activities.


Early Learners' StoryTime

Daily at 10:30 am

Join us for an Early Learners' StoryTime filled with books, songs, finger rhymes or felt board activities. Early Learners' StoryTimes are designed specifically for children 3 and under.


StoryTime with French Alliance

December 12 and 26 at 11:30 am

It's a special StoryTime with a French flair! Instructors from Alliance Française de Denver will engage young ones with a French story, song and activity. Activities included with Museum admission.

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FEATURED EVENT: Thu., December 29, 2016
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