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    • families at create playdate artmaking activity
      Blog: Kids & Families

      May 2019 Family Fun

      What to See & Do This Month at the DAM

      Flowers are blooming, bees are buzzing, and things are changing. We have so many new and exciting activities here at the Denver Art Museum. Come and join the fun! The following activities are included with general admission, which is free for youth 18 and younger and for members.

      A new story is ready to bloom at Cuentos del Arte More

    • paper art project of a boat in water for Create Playdate
      Blog: Kids & Families

      April 2019 Family Fun

      What to See & Do This Month at the DAM

      April showers bring May flowers. While you’re waiting for those flowers to bloom, head over to the Denver Art Museum for fun for the whole family! Reminder: youth 18 and younger receive free general admission to the museum every day. More

    • black and white photo of a cat made in 1916
      Blog: Inside the Collection

      The Cat Photograph by Frank Eugene

      In Stampede: Animals in Art through May 29, 2019

      Several photographs from the Denver Art Museum’s collection can be found throughout Stampede: Animals in Art, on view through May 19, 2019. This exhibition includes works from every curatorial department at the DAM and highlights the significance and prominence of animal imagery in art across cultures and time. More

    • A mother and child at a table making an art project
      Blog: Kids & Families

      Spring into Family Fun at the DAM

      What to See & Do March 2019

      The seasons may start to change in the month of March, but there’s one thing that remains the same: there’s always a variety of fun family activities at the museum. Join us for art projects, stories, theater performances, and more! More

    • A boy holds up art he made while a man looks on at Create Playdate
      Blog: en español

      Amor y amistad en febrero en el Denver Art Museum

      El Denver Art Museum, donde la entrada general siempre es GRATIS para menores de 18 años de edad, es el lugar ideal para crear recuerdos con sus seres queridos y amistades este mes del amor y la amistad. Juntos podrán aprender acerca de otras culturas y tradiciones; de artistas de fama nacional e internacional; ¡y crear sus propias obras de arte! More

    • 2 girls holding up art projects they made at create playdate
      Blog: Kids & Families

      Fall in Love with Art & Creativity

      February 2019 Family Fun at the DAM

      See the new exhibition Jordan Casteel: Returning the Gaze. Play, imagine, and make art to take home. Listen to the stories behind a special object at the bilingual program Cuentos del Arte. And much more! More

    • a man and two children in the Stampede exhibition
      Blog: en español


      Aunque existen muchísimas razones para compartir su tiempo y crear experiencias inolvidables con sus seres queridos en el mes de diciembre en el Denver Art Museum, solamente señalaré 10 de ellas.

      1. El Denver Art Museum es el mejor lugar para disfrutar las Vacaciones de Invierno (del 22 de diciembre, 2018 al 6 de enero, 2019) y de las actividades bilingües gratuitas para TODA la familia (y sus amigos y visitas) y que incluyen: More

    • gallery view of chest of drawers in the Stampede: Animals in Art exhibition
      Blog: Behind the Scenes

      See Design Objects from the DAM's Collections in Stampede

      Stampede is no longer on view.

      Stampede: Animals in Art brings together works from each curatorial department at the museum to explore how animals have inspired artists throughout history. Animal motifs can be symbolic, allegorical, or simply decorative. Works from the department of architecture, design, and graphics featured in Stampede span three centuries and a variety of media. More

    • Denver Arts Week and Rembrandt Self-Portrait
      Blog: Behind the Scenes

      5 Great Reasons to Visit the DAM During Denver Arts Week

      The 12th annual Denver Arts Week celebration of the Mile High City's vibrant arts and culture scene is Nov. 2-10, 2018. This nine-day extravaganza brings together visual arts, theater, music, film, museums, dance, opera, comedy, literature, history, and heritage. More

    • a boy in traditional American Indian dress at last year's powwow
      Blog: Kids & Families

      September 2018 Family Fun at the DAM

      What to See & Do This Month

      As the season begins to change in September, so does the museum. Plan a visit to say farewell to summer favorites and hello to a new exhibition and fresh family activities, including the 29th Annual Friendship Powwow. More

    • Two photos: a little girl in front of the red dinosaur sculpture and a man and a woman in next to the sculpture
      Blog: Behind the Scenes

      Made in China is a Hit on Instagram

      People can't resist taking pictures with a big red dinosaur. Here are a few of our favorite photos visitors have taken with Made in China by Sui Jianguo. More

    • children touching a textile inspired by artist Jeffrey Gibson
      Blog: Kids & Families

      July 2018 Family Fun at the DAM

      What to See & Do This Month

      Journey through the month of July at the Denver Art Museum with creative activities for all ages. More

    • Man, woman, and two children work on an artmaking project together at the museum
      Blog: Kids & Families

      May 2018 Family Fun at the DAM

      What to See & Do This Month at the DAM

      Take a new approach to your museum visit in the month of May with some surprising activities for the whole family.

      Catch an unexpected musical performance! More