TAG: Kids and Families

Foxy and Shmoxy: Art Detectives
Event: Kids & Families

Foxy and Shmoxy: Art Detectives

Occurs on the second Sunday of every month, except August 13, 2017. Next Occurs on Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 10:30am.

Foxy and Shmoxy—two smart and hilarious foxes—are ready to solve art mysteries in the galleries. More

The Western gallery game held in front of a large painting
Blog: Don't Miss

Search for People, Places & Stories in The Western

Through Sept. 10, 2017

Howdy partners! Kids and families are invited to play a new gallery game as you explore The Western: An Epic in Art and Film. (This exhibition is free for youth 18 and younger. Learn more about adult ticket prices.) More

Artist Justin Favela Discusses His Family Fiesta Performance
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Artist Justin Favela Discusses His Family Fiesta Performance

June 3, 2017, 1-3 pm

In "Family Fiesta" the event is taken out of its traditional context (a cookout in a backyard or a park) to unconventional locations seeking to highlight people’s expectations of a fiesta, and at the same time, dismantling notions of location and institutional inclusion. More

Central City Opera singers performing in a gallery in front of moms and kids
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Experience Opera & Create Art at the DAM 

April 12, 2017

Central City Opera will have three 20-minute performances at 11 am, 11:45 am, and 12:30 pm. You also can make a bird rattle to use during the performances. More

3 kids at a table coloring
Blog: Making & Doing

6 Ways Art is Good for Kids

Making art and seeing art helps kids develop important life skills, fosters imagination, and helps them process emotions. More

Families and kids playing with art-inspired costumes in the Just For Fun Center.
Event: Kids & Families

Spring Break

Saturday, March 18, 2017Sunday, April 2, 2017.

Spring Break at the Denver Art Museum means fun for the whole family! The Costume Studio, Create-n-Takes, and Family Activity Cart are open every day. More

Día del Niño
Event: Kids & Families

Día del Niño Celebration 2017

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 10:00am5:00pm.

Enjoy free general admission and family-friendly programming that celebrates children from around the world at the Denver Art Museum. More

Registration for Kids Summer Camps and Classes
Event: Kids & Families

Registration for Kids Summer Camps and Classes

Summer 2017
Tuesday, February 7, 2017Tuesday, August 8, 2017.

Kids ages 4-11 can explore the museum and engage in hands-on learning and artmaking at our summer camps and classes. More

Beatrice and Wendy Red Star
Event: Tours

Tour with Beatrice Red Star Fletcher & Wendy Red Star

Occurs every day through December 29, 2016. Next Occurs on

Wendy Red Star and her daughter Beatrice Red Star Fletcher will take you on a kid-friendly tour of the DAM's art galleries. Beatrice will share a child's perspective of some objects in the museum collection. More

Detail of Costume Studio photographs with thread and dress forms
Event: Artists & Studios

The Costume Studio & Weekend Demonstrations

Occurs every day the museum is open through September 10, 2017. Next Occurs on Saturday, July 29, 2017.

Hands-on activities and weekend artist demonstrations. Explore the vital role that costumes play in developing characters and telling stories on stage and film. More

Storyteller and kids and parents in the pre-Columbian gallery
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Art Stories at the Denver Art Museum

In this video storyteller Laura Slack shares why you should join her on Free First Saturdays for art stories in English and Spanish. More

Low Sensory Mornings at the Denver Art Museum
Event: Access

Low Sensory Morning

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 8:30am10:00am.

For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less sensory-stimulating environment we offer our Low Sensory Morning event on select Saturday mornings, before public hours. More

Family in gallery on a low sensory morning.
Event: Access

Low Sensory Morning

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 8:30am10:00am.

For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less sensory-stimulating environment we offer our Low Sensory Morning event on select Saturday mornings, before public hours. More

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