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Our March/April workshops are sure to put the spring back in your step! Exclusive and designed to offer a little something extra, our workshops provide extended fun and learning in our most popular exhibits. We cap them at just a few people, so it's really just for you!

Our March/April workshops are sold out.

Tickets start at just $10/member, $20/non-member, and include Museum admission unless otherwise noted.

Please note: Workshop ticket purchases are non-refundable, but are transferable to a friend. All workshop tickets include Museum admission unless otherwise noted. Adults must purchase a ticket to attend a workshop. You must be a current Children's Museum member to receive member pricing on our workshops.

STEM Workshops

build a bird nest box

Did you know that some Colorado birds are losing their natural nest sites? But you can help! Learn about ideal nesting sites and use real tools to build a nest box to help our winged friends thrive. Designed for ages 6+.

Saturday, March 17, 3 - 4:30 pm - sold out

roly poly habitat (an early learners' workshop)

Did you know pill bugs are not bugs at all, but crustaceans? Learn more about these amazing creatures, more commonly known as roly polies, and build a habitat to take your very own roly poly home! Designed for ages 18 - 36 months.

Friday, March 23, 9:30 - 11 am - sold out
Wednesday, April 4, 9:30 - 11 am - sold out

Art Studio Workshops

screenprinting 101

Learn the basics of screenprinting with artist-in-residence Jennifer Ghormley! Make original, multicolored artwork with hand-cut stencils, paints and paper, or bring a t-shirt or tote bag from home to deck out with your designs. All ages.

Wednesday, March 21, 5:30 - 7 pm - sold out

organic wall art

Impress a variety of plants and organic material directly into clay, then add glass and mica to make it sparkle! Your finished wall art will be fired and ready to pick up the following week. All ages.

Saturday, March 24, 3 - 4:30 pm - sold out
Saturday, April 14, 3 - 4:30 pm - sold out

wild animal planters (a two-part workshop)

Use coils, slabs, pinch pots and your imagination to make your own wild animal planter! Come back a week later to glaze your creation with a variety of colors. Your finished piece will be ready to pick up the following week. All ages.

Wednesdays, April 18 and April 25, 5:30 - 7 pm - sold out

Teaching Kitchen Workshops

Around the World in 3 Dumplings

"Travel" the world and sharpen your knife skills! Learn to make Japanese dumplings with ginger dipping sauce, Italian ravioli with tomato sauce and sweet potato black bean empanadas. Designed for ages 5+.

Sunday, March 11, 3 - 4:30 pm - sold out
Sunday, March 18, 3 - 4:30 pm - sold out

Garden to Table: Spring Flavors

Prepare a spring-inspired, three-course meal as a family! Learn to make arugula and fava bean crostini, pasta primavera and mini strawberry basil cream cups. Delish! Designed for ages 5+.

Sunday, April 15, 3 - 4:30 pm - sold out
Sunday, April 29, 3 - 4:30 pm - sold out

hours

  • Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 9 am - 4 pm
  • Wed: 9 am - 7:30 pm
  • Sat, Sun: 10 am - 5 pm

Free First Tuesday Nights
Free Play 4 - 8 pm

Closed certain holidays.

admission*

  • Under Age One: Free
  • Age One: $11
  • Ages 2 - 59: $13
  • Seniors (60+): $11
  • Members: Free
  • Traveling? CityPASS

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*Event Day Pricing may apply. 

location

2121 Children's Museum Drive
Denver, CO 80211

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