Safer Play

Safety is our top priority. Prior to making a reservation, please read on to learn about our mask policy, available exhibits and what to expect on your visit.

Mask Policy
  • Masks are required inside the Museum for all guests ages 3 and older, regardless of vaccination status. 
  • Medical exemptions are accepted.
  • Masks are optional for all guests in Joy Park and Adventure Forest.
Guest Expectations

The Museum is a community gathering place for all. Please click here for our Guest Expectations.

Operating Hours
Reservations & Admission
  • Capacity is limited, so all guests - including members, children under the age of 1, and those utilizing community access programs (Explorer Pass/SNAP, Five by Five etc.) - must make a reservation to visit.
  • Payment for general admission guests will be accepted upon arrival. Check out our admission prices here.
Museum Experience
Gift Shop & Café
  • The Gift Shop is open, and the Café offers grab n' go style sandwiches, salads, snacks and beverages.
  • There is limited seating inside the Café, and guests are welcome to picnic in Joy Park.
  • All tables are sanitized after each use.
  • Outside food and beverages, aside from bottled water, are discouraged. 

Safer Play policies were last updated on August 17, 2021.

We are monitoring current conditions and update our Safer Play policies as needed. Please check back often for the most up to date information.


The Museum is open by reservation only Wednesday - Sunday. Learn more and make a reservation here.


  • Under Age 1: Free
  • Age 1: $13
  • Ages 2 - 59: $15
  • Age 60+: $13
  • Members: Free
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Denver, CO 80211

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