workshops


ChildrensMuseum_FallLogo_Final_Short-02Our September/October workshops are unbe-leaf-able! 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!

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

Members get first dibs on workshop registration! Join today.

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

Questions? Call 303-561-0164 or email workshops@cmdenver.org.

Art Studio Workshops

tea pottery party - a two part workshop

Throw on the pottery wheel or use hand-building techniques to craft your own tea cup. Come back a week later to have a tea party and glaze your creation. Finished tea cups will be ready to pick up September 30. Designed for ages 5+. 

Sundays, September 16 & 23, 11 am – 12:30 pm - sold out

fiber sculptures with artist-in-residence, Frankie Toan

Learn basic sewing techniques to craft a 3-dimensional plush sculpture. We’ll use fabric, stuffing and paint markers to create and decorate your new plush friend! Designed for ages 3+.

Wednesday, October 3, 5:30 – 7 pm - sold out

creepy clay crawlers - a two-part workshop

Use your imagination to make original creepy crawlers out of clay! Come back the following week to glaze your creation. Finished pieces will be ready to pick up October 27. Designed for ages 3+.

Saturdays, October 13 & 20, 11 am - 12:30 pm - sold out

 

STEM Workshops

fabulous five senses an early learners’ workshop

Explore all your senses! Dig for buried treasure in kinetic sand, sample sweet, salty, bitter and savory tastes, identify mystery scents, explore colors with paint bags and experiment with sound at a music station. Then, we will create a sensory tube to take home. Designed for ages 18 – 36 months.

Wednesday, September 12, 10 – 11:15 am - sold out
Wednesday, September 26, 10 – 11:15 am - sold out

beautiful butterflies

Grab your magnifying glass to take a closer look at live caterpillars. We’ll learn all about the life cycle and migration patterns of butterflies through hands-on play, and craft a butterfly feeder to take home. Designed for all ages.

Sunday, October 14, 11 am – 12:15 pm - sold out
Wednesday, October 24, 4 – 5:15 pm - sold out

 

Teaching Kitchen Workshops

fall cooking challenge

Put your cooking skills to the test! Using the fall-inspired secret ingredient, whip up an appetizer and dessert. You’ll have 10 minutes to plan and 1 hour to cook, then we’ll try everyone’s creations! Designed for ages 5+.

Sunday, September 9, 2 – 4 pm
Sunday, September 30, 2 – 4 pm - sold out

a halloween feast

Practice your knife skills while getting creative in the kitchen. We’ll make Jack ‘O Lantern stuffed peppers and caramel apples with a healthy twist. Then, enjoy your dish with magic potion punch. Delish! Designed for ages 3+.

Sunday, October 14, 2:30 – 4 pm - sold out
Sunday, October 21, 2:30 – 4 pm - sold out

 

hours

  • Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 9 am - 4 pm
  • Wed: 9 am - 7 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: $12
  • Ages 2 - 59: $14
  • Seniors (60+): $12
  • Members: Free
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*Event Day Pricing may apply. 

location

2121 Children's Museum Drive
Denver, CO 80211

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