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Get into the spirit of the season with our November/December workshops! 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. Adults must purchase their own ticket.

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? Contact our Reservations Coordinator at 303-561-0164 or workshops@cmdenver.org.

STEM Workshops

all about owls

Learn to identify the different types of owls, and dissect an owl pellet to discover more about them. Then, make a pom-pom owl to take home. Ages 5+.

Sunday, November 11, 2:30 - 4 pm
Saturday, November 17, 2:30 - 4 pm

snowflake studies

Learn all about snowflakes and their place in the water cycle. Then grab your magnifying glass to observe different snow crystal formations. After our scientific study, we'll make snow globes to take home. Ages 3+.

Wednesday, December 12, 10 - 11:15 am - sold out
Saturday, December 15, 2:30 - 3:45 pm - sold out

 

Art Studio Workshops

cocoa mugs

Brrr, it's cold out there! In this workshop, sculpt your own hot cocoa mug to warm you up on chilly days. Your creation will be glazed by our clay techs and ready to pick up 2 weeks from the workshop. Ages 5+.

Sunday, November 18, 1 - 2:30 pm - sold out
Sunday, December 9, 1 - 2:30 pm - sold out

winter wonderland gardens: a two-part workshop

In the 1st session, build your wintry scene with fairy houses, bird baths, magical fruit trees and woodland critters. Come back a week later to paint your wonderland using a variety of specialty glazes. Your finished creation will be ready to pick up the following week. Ages 3+.

Saturdays, December 1 & 8, 11 am - 12:30 pm - sold out

Whimsical Wind Chimes

Join artist-in-residence Tiffany Matheson to craft your own wind chime. Using recycled materials, colorful beads and a little paint, you'll have a beautiful new piece to decorate your home. Ages 3+.

New time: Saturday, December 15, 11 am - 12:30 pm - sold out

 

Teaching Kitchen Workshops

gingerbread cookies: an early learners' workshop

In this workshop designed for our littlest pastry chefs, we will decorate gingerbread cookies with a variety of tasty toppings. Cookies are baked by our Teaching Kitchen chefs and ready to decorate when you arrive. Each child guest will receive two gingerbread cookies to deck out and take home. Ages 18 - 36 months.

Sunday, December 2, 10 - 11 am - sold out
Saturday, December 22, 10 - 11 am - sold out

gingerbread houses

Celebrate the season by decorating gingerbread houses! Our Teaching Kitchen chefs will bake and assemble your house before you arrive, then you can decorate your house as a family using frostings, sprinkles, candies and more. The best part? Take your house with you and leave the clean-up to us! Ages 3+.

Sunday, November 18, 2 - 3:30 pm - sold out
Sunday, December 16, 2 - 3:30 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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2121 Children's Museum Drive
Denver, CO 80211

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