Open 7 days a week from 9 am - 4 pm.
Museum entry is first-come, first-served; reservations are no longer available.
Joy Park Free Nights: Joy Park is open for free from 4:30 - 8 pm (or dusk) on May 19, June 16, July 21, August 18 and September 15. Aside from the restrooms, the inside of the Museum is closed.
The Museum does not offer any free nights other than those listed above.
Children and adults must stay together.
No adults are allowed in the Museum without a child, and no children without an adult.
Free parking for Museum visitors. Bike parking available. Parking for nearby attractions and Broncos games for a small fee.
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.
Make someone’s visit even better—gift certificates are good for any Museum purchase!
Check here for impacts the day of your visit.
Our 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.
Guidelines to know before you go!
Nursing and changing facilities are readily available.
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.
Check out our tour video to see what to expect!
A typical visit is 1-3 hours. Give yourself plenty of time to explore. Our exhibits are designed for children, newborn to age 8.
Visiting Joy Park? Dress for chilly weather and pack 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.