Ages 4+

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on this adventure

Discover the natural wonders of Colorado as you scale a towering mountain to the summit for the premiere lookout over Denver and the Rockies. Please note: You must be 40" tall to climb Altitude. Under 40" tall? We made the Box Canyon exhibit just for you!

Take a gondola ride 2

take a gondola ride

Enjoy the view from a mountain gondola surrounded by giant lodgepole pine trees.

Cross a swaying bridge2

cross the monkey bridge

Journey to the other side of the mountain via this swaying bridge.

Go camping2

go camping

Grab your compass and binoculars! It's time to pitch the tent, start a fire and explore the wild outdoors.

Reach the top2

reach the top

Brave Altitude to its apex and get the reward of 360° views.

Plan for a great adventure2

plan for a great adventure!

Wear shoes with good tread and clothes you can move in.

Can't wait

can't wait?

Take a tour to prepare for your upcoming visit. Then go for a walk in your neighborhood or at a park and see how many ways you can move —over, under, around, through!


We wanted to help other non-profit organizations craft world-class learning experiences, so we created The Exhibits Team. Our exhibit experts can provide advice on the many decisions involved with designing, fabricating, installing and maintaining museum exhibits.



During the phased reopening beginning July 16, the Museum will be open Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays for three, 90-minute play sessions each day. Reservations required for all guests. Learn More


  • Under Age One: Free
  • Age One: $12
  • Ages 2 - 59: $14
  • Seniors (60+): $12
  • Members: Free

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