TAG: Kids and Families

Create-n-Takes hands-on art activities at the Denver Art Museum
Event: Kids & Families

Thanksgiving Break

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 10:00amSunday, November 26, 2017 - 4:00pm.

New this year, we will be celebrating Thanksgiving all week. Get inspired by artworks and create in the galleries at two different Create-n-Takes from Monday, November 20 through Sunday, November 26, 2017.

The Denver Art Museum is closed Thanksgiving Day.

Free with museum admission, and children and youth 18 and under are free. Reservations are not required. More

Fall School Break at the Denver Art Museum
Event: Kids & Families

Fall Break

Thursday, October 26, 2017Sunday, October 29, 2017.

The Family Activity Cart and Create-n-Takes will be available on Thursday and Friday, October 26 and 27, for Fall Break.

Fall Break activities are included in general admission, which is free for youth 18 and younger. More

A family at the mandala artmaking activity station in the Asian art gallery in the Denver Art Museum.
Blog: en español

¡CELEBRARTE EN SEPTIEMBRE!

Celebra tu creatividad y cultura cada primer sábado del mes con actividades bilingües para toda la familia. Visítanos el sábado, 2 de septiembre y participa en las actividades mencionadas a continuación. More

Foxy and Shmoxy: Art Detectives
Event: Kids & Families

Foxy and Shmoxy: Art Detectives

Occurs on the second Sunday of every month. Next Occurs on Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 10:30am.

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

Girl and woman making art at the museum
Blog: en español

¡CELEBRARTE EN AGOSTO!

Celebra tu creatividad y cultura cada primer sábado del mes con actividades bilingües para toda la familia. Visítanos el sábado, 5 de agosto y participa en las actividades mencionadas a continuación. 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

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

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