Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018

Denver's best museums are open late and admission is FREE between 5 and 10 p.m. Stay tuned for information on FREE shuttles that make it easy to explore all evening!*

Shuttle buses will stop at (or nearby) 12 museums listed below, beginning at 5 p.m. from the Denver Art Museum (parking available in the Cultural Complex Garage) and also from the shuttle stop between the Denver Museum of Nature & Science and the Denver Zoo. See the map of shuttle routes below, or click here for a printable map.


Black American West Museum

Watch African-American history come alive through re-enactments, videos and the stories told throughout this museum in Historic Five Points. 

Center for Colorado Women’s History at Byers-Evans House Museum

Experience this historic landmark where expert tour guides will share the stories of the home and its residents in the 1900s.


Explore the interactive Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab to learn more about the issues of terrorism and public safety. 

Children’s Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus

Visit the museum dedicated to helping children learn through play!

Clyfford Still Museum

See Still & Art which includes more than 80 Still paintings, works on paper, photographs and sculptures in striking juxtaposition with the works of other artists.

Denver Art Museum

Check out exhibits for free, , including Common Ground: Photographs by Fazal Sheikh  and Stampede: Animals in Art.

Denver Botanic Gardens

See a special outdoor Day of the Dead exhibition, La Calavera Catrina, an exploration of the iconic and elegant female skeleton knows as La Catrina.

Denver Firefighters Museum

Visit one of the “hottest,” family-friendly places in town and learn about the history of firefighting. Don’t miss Collecting Fire Toys exhibition! 

Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Local artists use light, sound, movement, color and anything else that inspires them to unify the arts with nature and science in the museum’s wildlife halls during DiaramART.

Forney Museum of Transportation

Stroll through this one-of-a-kind collection that includes a Union Pacific ‘Big Boy’ Steam Locomotive and enjoy favorites like Amelia Earhart’s 1923 Goldbug Kissel.

History Colorado Center

Don’t miss Backstory: Western American Art in Context, a pairing of nearly 50 masterpieces from the Denver Art Museum’s renowned collection with History Colorado’s wealth of artifacts.

Molly Brown House Museum

Tour the home of Denver’s unsinkable Margaret “Molly” Brown, who was a world-renowned activist, performer and traveler. You may even see Mrs. Brown herself!

More Museums Open for Night at the Museums*:

Four Mile Historic Park – Experience the Park after dark! Join in on nighttime tours, campfire tales and more from 5-8 pm.

Golden History Center – See Epic Events, an exciting multimedia timeline of major events and discoveries that shaped Golden from 5-8 pm.

Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum – Enjoy cockpits, guided tours, simulators and the new Be the Astronaut exhibition!

*Free transportation shuttles are not available