The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is the Rocky Mountain region’s leading resource for informal science education.
A variety of exhibitions, programs, and activities help Museum visitors experience the natural wonders of Colorado, Earth, and the universe.
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science inspires curiosity and excites minds of all ages through scientific discovery and the presentation and preservation of the world’s unique treasures.
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Events Offered: Children's Workshops: Discover nature and science through games, experiments, crafts, and more! Camp-ins: Spend the night at the Museum. Our Camp-ins combine activities, IMAX films, and visits to different exhibition halls. Parent/Child workshops: Parents can join in the fun, helping their children learn and grow. Summer Camps: 90 minute workshops, along with weeklong half-day and full-day camps, are available for kids ages three through twelve. Anytime Activity Ideas: Discovery Zone (Kids' Area) This interactive educational center is geared toward children and families who like fun, hands-on activities. 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. daily Phipps IMAX® Theater Hours vary; please check schedule. Gates Planetarium Hours vary; please check schedule. (Closed August 20–October 22 for upgrades) T-Rex Grab & Go (Snack Bar) 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. T-Rex Cafe 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. Museum Shop 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Bailey Library & Archives 10:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Monday–Friday 1:00–4:30 p.m. Saturday Closed Sunday
Themes, Exhibitions, & Longterm Events:
Egyptian Mummies, Gems and Minerals, Hall of Life, North American Indian Cultures, Prehistoric Journey, Space Odyssey, Wildlife Exhibits, Insects, Edge of the Wild, Explore Colorado