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

Children's Museum - DenverChildren's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus

2121 Children's Museum Drive
Denver, CO 80211

Phone: 303-433-7444
Website: Click to Visit

Thu., August 16, 2018


Joy Park Adventures

Daily, 11 am and 1:30 pm

Guests can craft with items found in nature, track bugs or make a sun catcher in our year-round outdoor adventure. Programs vary.


Teaching Kitchen Cooking Classes, Demos & Tastings

Cooking Classes: Monday – Saturday, times vary

Food for Thought: Sundays, 11 am and 12 pm
August Ingredient of the Month: Peaches

All recipes, demos and tastings in The Teaching Kitchen during August will include recipes to use peaches in delicious new ways. Every day in The Teaching Kitchen is different, daily schedules at


Buggy Bites in The Teaching Kitchen

Thursday, August 2, 10 am, 11 am and 12 pm

Let's eat some bugs! Join Children's Hospital Colorado to design your own tasty "bug" out of fruits, veggies and spreads. Bon appétit!


Bento Box Lunches in The Teaching Kitchen

Tuesday, August 7, 10 am, 11 am, 12 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm

Hungry for ways to liven up your child's lunchbox this school year? Join our friends from Western Dairy Association for creative bento box ideas.


French Chef Series in The Teaching Kitchen

Tuesday, August 28, 2 and 3 pm

Guests can practice their culinary skills with Alliance Française de Denver and make French cuisine like crepes and pastries.


Cooking class space is limited, first-come, first-served. Sign up outside The Teaching Kitchen. Programming subject to change.


Clay Studio

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

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


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, designed specifically for children 3 and under.



•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.



•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



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