The Denver Art Museum's Hamilton Building is an architectural work of art. Designed by Daniel Libeskind, it will change the way you experience art and architecture. Explore the Museum's galleries showcasing a world-famous American Indian art collection, as well as art from around the world. Family programs, traveling special exhibitions, Museum Shop, on-site restaurants and spectacular event spaces.
- Hours of Operation: Call for Hours of Operation
- Open Sundays:
- Breakfast Hours: N/A
- Serves Lunch:
- Lunch Hours: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
- Serves Dinner:
- Dinner Hours: Friday Only, 4:00 - 8:00 p.m.
- Reservations Recommended:
- Denver Original:
- Serves Alcoholic Beverages:
- Offers Takeout:
- Allow Buy Out:
- Private Rooms Available:
- Seating Capacity: 140
- Private Room Capacity: 60
- Cuisine: Contemporary American
- Phone: 303-534-1455
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Hours: Mon: Closed Tue–Thu: 10am–5pm Fri: 10am–8pm Sat–Sun: 10am–5pm
- Miles to airport: 30
- Blocks to CCC: 5
- Indoor Fire Code: 5000
- Total Capacity (if applicable): 7000
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- Activities/Tours for Leisure/Business groups:
- Group Activities Description: Group ticket rates are available for parties of 10+. Special request tours of Museum collections and special exhibitions (minimum of 10 people) or tours in Spanish are available; call at least two weeks in advance: 720-913-0088 or email email@example.com. Adaptive and interpretive services are available with one week’s notice; email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 720-913-0088. Tours are conducted year-round and can be scheduled for any day the Museum is open.
- Theatre Capacity 200
- Catering In-house
- Type of Venue Auditorium (fixed seating), Gallery/Museum, Special Events Venue
- Type of Event Reception, Banquet, Meeting Theatre , Meeting Classroom
- Banquet Capacity 250
- Number of Rooms 5
- Total Sq. Ft.: 3300
- Theater Capacity: 275
- Classroom Capacity: 200
- Banquet Capacity: 150
- Reception Capacity: 200
- Total Sq. Ft.: 3500
- Banquet Capacity: 100
- Reception Capacity: 150
- Total Sq. Ft.: 5500
- Theater Capacity: 400
- Classroom Capacity: 400
- Banquet Capacity: 375
- Reception Capacity: 500
- Theater Capacity: 275
- Classroom Capacity: 260
El Pomar Grand Atrium
- Total Sq. Ft.: 2000
- Banquet Capacity: 175
- Reception Capacity: 350
- Theater Capacity: 68
- Classroom Capacity: 68
- Banquet Capacity: 40
- Reception Capacity: 75
Outdoor sculpture garden
- Theater Capacity: 275
- Banquet Capacity: 200
- Reception Capacity: 300
Full Buy Out
- Reception Capacity: 5000
Logan Lecture: Intersection of Art/Design/Fashion
May 24, 2017
Three Denver Art Museum curators discuss the intersection of art, fashion and design. Join curator of modern and contemporary art Rebecca Hart, curator of architecture, design and graphics Darrin Alfred, and Avenir Foundation Curator of Textile Art...
Mar 22, 2017 - Aug 6, 2017
The artists in Word Dance have all developed a distinctly individual language for drawing that invites viewers into their private world. The works-on-paper from JoAnn Gonzalez Hickey’s collection that have been chosen for this exhibition are all...
Apr 26, 2016 - Aug 6, 2017
Soon after World War II, the center of the avant-garde shifted from Europe to the United States when the first American-grown modern art movement-abstract expressionism-was born. This first fully American movement emphasized individual expression and...
Artistry and Craftsmanship
Mar 4, 2016 - Oct 31, 2017
Artistry and Craftsmanship: Ruskin Pottery, Enamels, and Buttons showcases the Ruskin Pottery style of hand-thrown and hand-turned ceramic bodies with innovative glazes. Works on view illustrate Howson Taylor's continual experimentation with new and...
Feb 21, 2016 - Aug 6, 2017
This installation will feature the Denver Art Museum's collection of contemporary art and signature loans from local collectors. Audacious highlights, among others, works by Franz Ackermann, Brian Alfred, Christo, Tracey Emin, John Fudge, Philip...
CANALETTO MASTERWORK RESTORED
Apr 26, 2016 - Oct 1, 2017
Following nearly one year of conservation treatment, an Italian masterwork discovered in the Denver Art Museum storage is on view. Since spring 2012, we have been writing updates about behind-the-scenes discoveries and decisions related to the...
DEPTH & DETAIL
Apr 26, 2016 - Jul 2, 2017
Depth and Detail: Carved Bamboo from China, Japan, and Korea showcases a variety of carved, cut, incised, and etched bamboo objects. The exhibition demonstrates how artists used bamboo, carving deeply through it to achieve different colors and...
FROM THE FIRE
Sep 25, 2016 - Oct 1, 2017
This exhibition features 65 examples of contemporary Japanese ceramic arts, created by 35 Japanese artists, from the celebrated collection of Robert and Lisa Kessler. The works include pieces made by master ceramists who were designated as Living...
Dec 30, 2015 - Aug 26, 2017
Pre-Columbian art is full of human and supernatural figures in dramatic poses. Some clearly portray dance, while others appear to represent singing, oratory, drama, and ritual. This installation of 29 objects presents a cross-cultural selection of...
Mi Tierra: Contemporary Artists Explore Place
Feb 19, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017
Mi Tierra: Contemporary Artists Explore Place will feature site-specific installations by 13 Latino artists that express experiences of contemporary life in the American West. Energizing and vibrant artwork will be presented by Carmen Argote (Los...
Shade: Clyfford Still / Mark Bradford
Apr 9, 2017 - Jul 16, 2017
Contemporary works and abstract expressionist masterpieces converge in Shade: Clyfford Still / Mark Bradford, a collaborative presentation by the Denver Art Museum and Clyfford Still Museum (CSM). Paintings by renowned contemporary American artist...
Shock Wave: Japanese Fashion Design, 1980s-90s
Sep 11, 2016 - May 28, 2017
Shock Wave: Japanese Fashion Design, 1980s-90s, which will focus on how Japanese designers started a "fashion revolution" in Paris during the 1980s and 1990s. The exhibition will feature 70 looks by powerhouse Japanese fashion designers Issey Miyake,...
Jun 10, 2015 - Jun 30, 2017
Strong Statements features six thought-provoking works, each by a contemporary native artist. The work of Melanie Yazzie, David P. Bradley, Harry Fonseca, James Luna, Jesse Cooday, and Judith Lowry challenges stereotypes and explores issues that...
May 8, 2016 - Aug 20, 2017
Tableau is a new installation by Hadley Hooper, a painter, illustrator, and Denver native. Hooper was inspired by old theater stage sets and created larger-than-life immersive illustrations with opportunities for visitors to become a part of the set...
THEN, NOW, NEXT EVOLUTION OF AN ARCHITECTURAL ICON
Feb 19, 2017 - Aug 31, 2017
Punctuating the DAM's upcoming North Building revitalization project, Then, Now, Next: Evolution of an Architectural Icon is an exhibition on the renowned modernist building, its history, and its future. The exhibition will feature historical photos,...
May 1, 2016 - Nov 12, 2017
Innovative and unexpected-these works reveal the vast range of materials and processes utilized by contemporary designers as they challenge our notions of what design can be through the enduring form of the chair. The methods employed by these...
Untitled: True Grit
May 26, 2017
Saddle up to save the day with a night of tumbleweeds, tough guys and 10-gallon hats. Produced with local creatives, Untitled Final Fridays is the museum's monthly late night program featuring workshops, performances, and tours with a twist....
The Western: An Epic in Art and Film
May 27, 2017 - Sep 10, 2017
The Western: An Epic in Art and Film is the first major exhibition to examine the Western genre and its evolution from the mid-1800s to the present through fine art, film, and popular culture. Featuring 160 works, the exhibition explores gender...
Denver Art Museum Free Day
Jan 7, 2017 - Dec 2, 2017
General admission is free on the first Saturday of the month thanks to Your 6 Hometown Toyota Stores and the citizens who support the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD). Note: This does not include admission to special ticketed...
Jun 30, 2017
Zoom in for a screening of Western stories, main attractions and epically moving pictures. Produced with local creatives, Untitled Final Fridays is the museum's monthly late night program featuring workshops, performances, and tours with a twist....
Untitled: Summer Camp
Jul 28, 2017
Catch the sun and capture the flag to toast the season and cheer reasons to play. Produced with local creatives, Untitled Final Fridays is the museum's monthly late night program featuring workshops, performances, and tours with a twist. Experience...
Untitled: Truth & Dare
Aug 25, 2017
Face the facts and take a risk as we get up close and personal with bravery in black and white. Produced with local creatives, Untitled Final Fridays is the museum's monthly late night program featuring workshops, performances, and tours with a...
Sep 29, 2017
Tell your tales in a night dedicated to powerful voices and new constructions. Produced with local creatives, Untitled Final Fridays is the museum's monthly late night program featuring workshops, performances, and tours with a twist. Experience the...
Oct 1, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017
Ganesha: The Playful Protector is developed in collaboration with the National Museum of Cambodia in Phnom Penh, which is loaning a statue of Ganesha created in the 600 to 700s that is the centerpiece of the exhibition. The 29-inch tall cross-legged...
Oct 27, 2017
Question house rules and shake things up for the mother of all season finales. Produced with local creatives, Untitled Final Fridays is the museum's monthly late night program featuring workshops, performances, and tours with a twist. Experience the...