A tour is a great way to enjoy the Denver Art Museum. See below for details.
Collection Highlights Tours
Occurs every day the museum is open, 11-11:45 am
Expert docents introduce you to a selection of the museum’s most noteworthy objects. Visit both the North and Hamilton buildings and discover a diversity of artworks from across time and around the world. Free with general admission. Meet in the atrium on the first level of the Hamilton Building.
Occurs every Wednesday and Friday, 12-12:30 pm
Join a docent for a 30-minute, in-depth look at an aspect of the museum’s collections or something special happening in the galleries. Enjoy a different topic each week. Free with general admission. Meet in the El Pomar Grand Atrium on the first level of the Hamilton Building. For information on upcoming topics, go here.
Art & About Tours
Occurs every other month on second Thursdays, 10:30 – 11:30 am
Art & About Tours are designed for visitors with early-stage Alzheimer’s or dementia and their care partners. Experience and discuss art together on a tour led by a specially trained guide. Museum admission and the tour are free. Space is limited; Reserve by contacting Sharon Stokes at the Alzheimer’s Association Colorado Chapter at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-813-1669.
For visitors who are blind or have low vision, we offer tours featuring touchable materials and description. Free with admission. Please request two weeks in advance by calling 720-913-0074 or e-mailing email@example.com.
A Closer Look: Gallery Conversations
Occurs four times this spring and summer, 1-2 pm
- Sunday, April 19: Gustave Doré's Family of Acrobats: The Injured Child
- Thursday, May 14: Eric Fischl's Pretty Ladies
- Thursday, June 18: Leonardo Drew's Number 162
- Sunday, July 12: Tom Haukaas's Cradle
Slow down and spend time with a single work of art in the DAM galleries. Join us in discovering overlooked details, exploring ideas, and making connections as we linger, look, and discuss. Meet in the first level elevator lobby of the Hamilton Building.