April Events and 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

Mon., April 23, 2018


Celebrate Earth Day with Healthy Planet Hero Stations where you can learn all about our big, beautiful planet and ways to take care of it. Check out Earth-themed StoryTimes, generate power with energiLAB, enjoy meet & greets with winged and scaly friends from Nature's Educators and so much more! Activities included with Museum admission.

Target Tuesday Night
Tuesday, April 3, 4 - 8 pm

Target is committed to giving back to the communities where their guests and team members live and work. Through their generous sponsorship of the Children's Museum, families can play for FREE the first Tuesday of each month from 4 - 8 pm.

French Chef Series in the Teaching Kitchen

Tuesday, April 24 at 2 pm and 3 pm

Guests can practice their culinary skills with Alliance Française de Denver, making French cuisine like crepes and pastries. Space is limited, first-come, first-served. Sign up outside The Teaching Kitchen.

Joy Park Adventures

Daily, 11 am and 1:30 pm

Guests can craft with items found in nature, practice yoga, track bugs, make a sun catcher and more in our year-round outdoor adventure.


Clay Studio

Clay and glazing studio: daily, 10 am – 4 pm

Guests can stop by The Art Studio to create with clay, glaze, take in a wheel demonstration or participate in a hand-building class. For a small fee, glaze and fire a piece in one of our kilns. Check our website for special programs.


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

Each StoryTime has a theme with exciting tales and a fun activity, craft or song. Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:30 am are Healthy Smiles StoryTimes.


Early Learners' StoryTime

Daily at 10:30 am

Early Learners' StoryTimes are filled with books, songs and finger rhymes. Early Learners' StoryTimes are designed specifically for children 3 and under.



•mon, tue, thu, fri: 9 am - 4 pm

•wed: 9 am - 7:30 pm

•sat, sun: 10 am - 5 pm


Holiday and Maintenance Closures

- The Museum closes at 4 pm on November 22. 

- Thanksgiving Day

- Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

- New Year's Day

- Easter

- Fall maintenance closure - 2018 dates TBD

- Friday, June 1, 2018


Target First Tuesdays

Play for free the first Tuesday of every month from 4 - 8 pm! Sponsored by Target.



•Under Age One:Free

•Age One: $11

•Ages 2 - 59:$13

•Seniors (60+):$11


Children and adults must stay together.

No adults are allowed in the Museum without a child, and no children without an adult.

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