A lesson in the garden painting by Berthe Morisot

Her Paris: Events, Programs & Tours

Read below for information regarding members, families, groups, and special events.

Member Monday Evenings

Members are invited to see Her Paris with holiday visitors, friends, and family during special evenings when the museum will be open only to members until 7 pm:

  • November 20
  • December 4
  • December 18

Advance ticket purchase highly recommended, number of tickets limited by membership level.

Member Tours ($3, in addition to exhibition ticket)

Members have the opportunity to receive docent-led tours of Her Paris. Space is limited. Please purchase tickets in advance.

Tuesday-Friday, 1 pm/Starting November 20, Monday-Friday, 1 pm

EVERYONE

Her Paris: Women Artists in the City, 1850-1900 (Saturdays, November 11 & 18, December 2 & 9)

This four-session course will transport participants to 19th-century Paris, offering an in-depth exploration of the city as a popular mecca for women artists from Europe and America.

Discover the challenges, triumphs, and remarkable creativity of those who lived, studied, and exhibited in the city from 1850 to 1900, a period of great social, cultural, and artistic change.

KIDS & FAMILIES

Visitors of all ages will find much to enjoy in this exhibition. Kids and families are invited to play the Her Paris gallery game, where they will go on an adventure through the city of Paris discovering some of the places and objects that inspired these women artists.

STUDENTS & GROUPS

  • Inspire your students with remarkable works created by women in Paris from 1850-1900 in Her Paris. Students will see how women embraced their artistic aspirations despite societal challenges.
  • College and adult groups (10 or more people) can receive group-rate admission with advance reservations, and schedule docent-led tours. Two-week advance reservations required. To make reservations or schedule your group tour today, call 720-913-0088 or email groupsales@denverartmuseum.org.

EVENTS

Planning an event at the Denver Art Museum? Enhance your guests' experience with a private gallery viewing of Her Paris before or after museum hours, or offer a guided exhibition tour. Find out more about event rental options.

Image: Berthe Morisot (French, 1841-1895), The Lesson in the Garden, 1886. Oil on canvas; 23 9/16 x 28 ¾ in. Collection of Frederic C. Hamilton, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum. Courtesy American Federation of Arts.

Carleen Brice edits the blog and On & Off the Wall, the member magazine for the Denver Art Museum. Carleen has been at the DAM since 2013. She recommends visitors don't miss the touchable Ganesha statue on level 2 of the Hamilton Building.