One of the largest art museums between Chicago and the West Coast, the Denver Art Museum (DAM) is dedicated to helping visitors explore art and creativity through hands-on activities, extensive art collections, and world-class exhibitions. 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.
- Hours: Mon–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): 4000
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- Group Activities Description: Group ticket rates are available for parties of 10+. Reservations are required. Enhance your group visit with a guided tour. Private, docent-led tours are available with three weeks’ notice for an additional fee. Call (720) 913-0088 or email email@example.com for more information.
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- Breakfast Hours: N/A
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- Lunch Hours: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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- Dinner Hours: Friday Only, 4:00 - 8:00 p.m.
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- Private Rooms Available:
- Seating Capacity: 140
- Private Room Capacity: 60
- Cuisine: Contemporary American
- Phone: 303-534-1455
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- Reception Capacity 4000
- Theatre Capacity 275
- 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 3
- Classroom Capacity 260
- Theater Capacity: 275
- Classroom Capacity: 260
El Pomar Grand Atrium
- Total Sq. Ft.: 2000
- Banquet Capacity: 175
- Reception Capacity: 350
Outdoor sculpture garden
- Theater Capacity: 275
- Banquet Capacity: 200
- Reception Capacity: 300
Full Buy Out
- Banquet Capacity: 250
- Reception Capacity: 4000
Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature
Oct 21, 2019 - Feb 2, 2020
The Denver Art Museum will be home to the most comprehensive U.S. exhibition of Monet paintings in more than two decades. The exhibition will feature more than 120 paintings spanning Monet's entire career and will focus on the celebrated...
First Light Family Space
Jun 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019
Light-Themed Artmaking Activities First Light Family Space is located in the Hamilton Building, level 3. Included with general admission (free for kids and free for members). Step into the shining world of the new First Light Family Space...
Shantell Martin: Words and Lines
Sep 27, 2019 - Jan 31, 2021
Shantell Martin: Words and Lines is an interactive multimedia installation featuring the work of London-born, New York-based contemporary artist Shantell Martin. The exhibition features Martin’s signature black and white drawings that...
The Light Show
Jun 2, 2019 - May 3, 2020
The Light Show at the Denver Art Museum explores physical and symbolic representations of light in art through a thought-provoking narrative. The exhibition features about 250 objects drawn from the DAM's nine curatorial departments. The...
Treasures of British Art
Mar 2, 2019 - Jul 12, 2020
Treasures of British Art: The Berger Collection showcases more than 60 paintings recently gifted to the museum by the Berger Collection Educational Trust (BCET) in 2018. The BCET’s gift is the largest gift of European old masters to the DAM...
Eyes On: Anthony McCall
Nov 24, 2019 - May 31, 2020
This installment of Eyes On will feature London-born, New York-based artist Anthony McCall. Landscape for Fire presents five performers dressed in white set fire to pots of gasoline laid in a vast grid across an airfield in North Weald,...
Free First Saturday
Dec 7, 2019
On the first Saturday of every month, you can enjoy our art collections and non-ticketed exhibitions without spending a dime! Free general admission tickets are available on-site starting at 10 am. Some special exhibitions may require...
Join artist Anna Kaye in our fun and informal creative art sessions. Bring a drawing or sketching project of your own or get started on something new. All ranges of drawing experience welcome! Drawing materials provided, but you are welcome...
Nov 14, 2018 - Dec 11, 2019
Drop in with your little ones, ages 3 to 5, and meet up with other tots and their grownups for story time, artmaking, and more! Create Playdates are included with general admission, which is free for kids 18 and younger. No reservations are...
Monet as a Draftsman
Dec 12, 2019
The reproduction of fleeting natural impressions played a central role in the art of Claude Monet (1840-1926). Like no other Impressionist, he explored the topography and the specific lighting moods of different locations, from the...
Enjoy the Magic of Meditation
Dec 14, 2019
Enjoy the Magic of Meditation - Public Talk & Meditation with International Teacher, Kadam Lucy James Meditation is now part of mainstream society, with people everywhere discovering its life-changing benefits. Learning to meditate is...
Foxy and Shmoxy: Art Detectives
Sep 14, 2019 - May 9, 2020
On the second Sunday of each month (September through May), bring the whole family to help Foxy and Shmoxy—sniff out clues and solve art mysteries in the museum. Catch these fox super-sleuths in action! There are two chances to see the...
In the Shadow of Surrealism from Cuba to Paris
Mar 4, 2020
Often dubbed “the surrealist sculptor par excellence,” Cuban artist Agustín Cárdenas (1927-2001) participated in the surrealist group’s activities, most notably their international exhibitions, both in Paris and abroad during the postwar...
Natural Forces: Winslow Homer and Frederic Remington
Mar 15, 2020 - Jun 7, 2020
Natural Forces: Winslow Homer and Frederic Remington will reveal connections between artistic themes and techniques used by acclaimed American artists Winslow Homer (1836-1910) and Frederic Remington (1861-1909) through 60 artworks. Born a...
Norman Rockwell: Imagining Freedom
May 3, 2020 - Aug 23, 2020
In the 1940s, Franklin D. Roosevelt developed a concept called the Four Freedoms—Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Worship, Freedom from Want, and Freedom from Fear to persuade Americans to support the war effort. Not immediately embraced by...
ReVisión: Art in the Americas
Jun 1, 2020 - Dec 31, 2020
ReVisión: Art in the Americas is the first exhibition to open in the Martin Building. A strong selection of nearly 180 objects from the museum’s ancient American and Latin American art collections, hailed as one of the best in the country,...
Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Mexican Modernism: From the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection
Oct 25, 2020 - Jan 17, 2021
Featuring more than 150 artworks by internationally celebrated artists Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, Lola Alvarez Bravo, Gunther Gerzso, María Izquierdo, Carlos Mérida and others, this exhibition will take a closer look at the role art,...