Open 7 days a week from 9 am - 4 pm.

Museum entry is first-come, first-served; advance tickets are not available.

Joy Park Free Nights: Joy Park is open for free from 4:30 - 8 pm (or sunset) the third Friday of the month, May - September. Aside from the restrooms, the inside of the Museum is closed.

May 17    June 21    July 19    August 16    September 20

The Museum does not offer any free nights other than those listed above.



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Children and adults must stay together. No adults are allowed in the Museum without a child, and no children without an adult.

your visit

2121 Children's Museum Drive
Denver, CO 80211

Free parking for Museum visitors. Bike parking available. Parking for nearby attractions and Broncos games for a small fee.

Eat and Shop

The Café has grab n' go sandwiches, snacks, salads and beverages. And our Gift Shop features toys and gifts for all ages! Members get 10% off.

Gift Certificates

Make someone’s visit even better—gift certificates are good for any Museum purchase!

targetOur Commitment to Our Community

The Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus is a community gathering place where all families can share moments of wonder and joy. Learn more.

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Museum Guest Expectations

Guidelines to know before you go!

Babies at the Museum

Nursing and changing facilities are readily available, and Bloom, a playful space for early learning, is designed just for ages newborn - 36 months and their caregivers.


The Museum is a space for everyone to play and learn. Check out our accessibility guide to prepare for a great visit!

Please note: The Children's Museum is not an allergen-free environment. Please see the Museum Allergen Policy to learn more. 


tips for a great visit

Check out our tour video to see what to expect!

A typical visit is 1-3 hours, and our exhibits are designed for children, newborn to age 8.

Visiting Joy Park? Pack a swimsuit, sunscreen, towel and a change of clothes. Please note: Joy Park (or any of its components) may close due to inclement weather or unsafe conditions at the discretion of the Museum.

Pets are not allowed in the Museum, including Joy Park. Service dogs are always welcome.

Visiting from out of town? Save up to 43% on admission to multiple Denver attractions with Denver CityPASS!


Open 7 days a week from 9 am - 4 pm.

Museum entry is first-come, first-served; advance tickets are not available.


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2121 Children's Museum Drive
Denver, CO 80211

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