Hours, Location & Parking

Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday–Thursday 10 am–5 pm
Friday 10 am–8 pm*
Saturday–Sunday 10 am–5 pm

*On final Fridays in January through October, we're open until 10 pm for Untitled mixed-media events.

Holiday Hours

The museum is closed:

Thanksgiving Day, November 27, 2014

Christmas Day, December 25, 2014 

The museum will be open:

Christmas Eve Day, December 24, and New Year’s Day, January 1, 2015

We post timely closing information and other important visitor alerts on the DAM website, Facebook, and Twitter. Find them on the website in the Attention section on the left side of your desktop or the Important Information for Visitors link at the top of your mobile device. Examples:

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Expanded Hours

The Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century galleries and the Hamilton Building will remain open to visitors for expanded hours on the following dates. Advance ticket purchase is recommended. The galleries in the North Building will close at 5 pm (8 pm on Fridays). 

Member Preview (Not a member? Join today!) Saturday, November 15, 10 am–9 pm* 

Thanksgiving Weekend

Friday, November 28, 10 am–9 pm*

Saturday, November 29, 10 am–9 pm*

Member Monday & Member Holiday Shopping Event, December 1 (see below for details)

Christmas Weekend through New Year’s Weekend

Friday, December 26, 10 am–9 pm*

Saturday, December 27, 10 am–9 pm*

Sunday, December 28, 10 am–7 pm

Member Monday, December 29 (see below for details)

Tuesday, December 30, 10 am–9 pm

Wednesday, December 31, 10 am–7 pm

Thursday, January 1, 10 am–9 pm

Friday, January 2, 10 am–9 pm*

Saturday, January 3, 10 am–9 pm*

Expanded Hours for Members Only

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Member Monday & Member Holiday Shopping Event, December 1, Noon–8 pm

Member Monday, December 29, 10 am–7 pm

Member Monday, January 26, 10 am–7 pm

Member Monday, February 23, 10 am–7 pm

Closing weekend for Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century

Friday, March 13, 10 am–10 pm*

Saturday, March 14, 10 am–10 pm*

Sunday, March 15, 10 am–10 pm

*Palettes Contemporary Cuisine at the Denver Art Museum will be open 11 am-8 pm on these dates, and will feature a special menu inspired by Brilliant. For reservations, call 303-534-1455.

Free Days

Visit our Free Days page for details.

Location

The DAM's address is 100 W 14th Ave Pkwy, Denver, CO 80204. We are part of the Civic Center Cultural Complex, located on 13th Avenue between Broadway and Bannock in downtown Denver. The museum's main entrance is in the Hamilton Building, south of 13th Avenue, and the North Building's main entrance is north of 13th Avenue. Reiman Bridge connects the buildings, spanning 13th Avenue.

Need a closer look? View and print our full-size map.

Parking

Cultural Complex Garage

The most convenient place to park is the Cultural Complex Garage at 12th Avenue and Broadway. 

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Electric vehicle charging stations are now available on 3rd level of the Cultural Complex Garage. Charging at these stations is currently free with paid admission to the garage. If you have questions please contact the Parking Manager at 303-607-9093.

Parking Lots & Meters

Several unattended parking lots and hundreds of metered parking spaces are located within walking distance of the museum. Find a map of several nearby parking options on Parkopedia.

Transportation Options

16th Street Mall Shuttle

Park anywhere downtown and take the free 16th Street shuttle to the museum. Get off at Cleveland Place, then walk south through Civic Center Park. For details, visit www.downtowndenver.com/places/16th-street-mall/.

Public Transportation

You can reach the museum from anywhere in the metro area via the Regional Transportation District. For RTD bus and light rail information, including park-and-ride locations, www.rtd-denver.com.

Wheelchair Parking

Visit our On-Site Services & Accessibility page for information about wheelchair accessibility.

Driving Directions

The DAM is located on 13th Avenue between Broadway and Bannock. Our street address is 100 W 14th Ave Pkwy, Denver, CO 80204.

From the South

Drive north on I-25 to the Lincoln-Broadway exit (207). Go north on Lincoln and turn left at 12th Avenue. The Cultural Complex Garage is two blocks ahead, just past Broadway.

From the North

Drive south on 1-25 to the Speer Boulevard exit. Turn left onto Speer and continue past Colfax Avenue, then turn left onto 14th Avenue. The museum is six blocks ahead. To park in the garage, continue for one block and turn right onto Broadway, then right onto 12th Avenue.

From the West

Driving east on I-70, take the US-6 East/West 6th Avenue exit (261). After several miles, US-6 freeway becomes a one-way street. Turn left onto Lincoln Street. You are now approaching from the south. Proceed to 12th Avenue and turn left to reach the parking garage, which is just past Broadway.

From the East

Head south on 1-25 to the Speer Boulevard South exit (212). Continue on Speer Boulevard past Colfax Avenue, then turn left onto 14th Avenue. The museum is six blocks ahead. To park in the garage, continue for one block and turn right onto Broadway, then right onto 12th Avenue.

For more information, call 720-865-5000.