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): 7000
- Event Space:
- Activities/Tours for Leisure/Business groups:
- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
- 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: email@example.com
- 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
- 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
- Reception Capacity: 4000
Oct 7, 2017 - Sep 8, 2018
The DAM’s interactive studio has a brand new theme and fresh opportunities to get creative. The 3-D studio will explore the expansive and varied realm of 3-D art. Use your design thinking skills to build an abstract sculpture at our Purely...
A WALK IN THE WOODS
Dec 27, 2017 - Dec 31, 2018
A Walk in the Woods is a new family space that will be located in the Hamilton Building, level 3. Included with general admission (free for kids and free for members). Build freestanding horse sculptures inspired by artist Deborah...
Creative-in-Residence: Sarah Rockett at the Denver Art Museum
Jul 10, 2018 - Sep 27, 2018
Sarah Rockett is a socially engaged, interdisciplinary artist and educator living in Denver. Her work focuses on social commentary by investigating value and equality in American society. As the museum’s Creative-in-Residence, Rockett will...
GANESHA THE PLAYFUL PROTECTOR
Feb 16, 2018 - Oct 28, 2018
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 600s to 700s that is the centerpiece of the exhibition. The 29-inch tall...
May 29, 2018 - Sep 3, 2018
La Musidora is a combination of the Spanish words "la música" (music) and "la mecedora" (rocking chair). Take part in this interactive outdoor art installation located on Martin Plaza near the museum's Hamilton Building entrance. This...
Mindful Looking: 17th-Century Tapestry
Aug 21, 2018
Slow down and spend time with one work of art each month at the Denver Art Museum. Together, we'll discuss overlooked details, explore ideas and make connections as we linger, look and discuss. This month, with teaching specialist Molly...
New Territory Landscape Photography Today
Jun 24, 2018 - Sep 16, 2018
New Territory: Landscape Photography Today is a survey of contemporary landscape photography from around the world. The exhibition of more than 80 photographs will gauge how artists stretch the boundaries of traditional landscape...
Past the Tangled Present
Nov 14, 2017 - Sep 9, 2018
This interactive and immersive installation by Denver artist Jaime Molina was born of imagination and the joy of discovery. Step into a different world where the paintings on the wall flow into 3-D objects that Molina created for the space....
Anderman Photography Lecture
Aug 23, 2018
Join us for what is sure to be an interesting talk with photographer Sharon Harper. Harper’s photography explores the relationship between technology and perception through landscape imagery. Her work is in the collection of major art...
Low-Sensory Morning at the Denver Art Museum
Aug 23, 2018
At the DAM, we embrace the unique qualities of all who walk through our doors, and appreciate that many visitors need to explore the museum in different ways. For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less sensory-stimulating...
Untitled Final Fridays: The Flobots
Aug 31, 2018
The Flobots (hip hop artists and activists) Untitled Final Fridays just got even more creative. Each event is completely artist designed and delivered, highlighting each partner's unique talent and vision. Experience the museum in an...
Denver Art Museum Free First Saturdays
Jan 6, 2018 - Dec 1, 2018
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...
Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker
Sep 16, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019
The Denver Art Museum will be the sole venue for Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker, which will showcase more than 100 prints, drawings, and paintings from Rembrandt van Rijn’s career spanning from 1625 to 1665. Unforgettable images of...
Untitled Final Fridays: Arthur Williams
Sep 28, 2018
Arthur Williams (floral artist) Untitled Final Fridays just got even more creative. Each event is completely artist designed and delivered, highlighting each partner's unique talent and vision. Experience the museum in an entirely different...
Claes Oldenburg with Coosje van Bruggen: Drawings
Oct 7, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019
Claes Oldenburg with Coosje van Bruggen: Drawings is a survey of 40 collaborative works by contemporary artists Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen. This exhibition presents drawings and one sculpture spanning the artists’ careers from...
Warm Cookies of the Revolution (civic health community organizers) Untitled Final Fridays just got even more creative. Each event is completely artist designed and delivered, highlighting each partner's unique talent and vision. Experience...
Night at the Museums at the Denver Art Museum
Nov 3, 2018
Denver Arts Week 2018 (Nov. 2–10) is a celebration of the arts and culture in Denver. The Denver Art Museum (DAM), along with more than a dozen other museums in Denver, will offer free late-night general admission on Nov. 3, 2018 from...
Dior: From Paris to the World
Nov 19, 2018 - Mar 3, 2019
Dior: From Paris to the World surveys 70 years of the House of Dior's enduring legacy and its global influence. A selection of 150 couture dresses, as well as accessories, costume jewelry, photographs, drawings, runway videos, and other...
Treasures of British Art
Mar 2, 2019 - Jan 5, 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...
May 5, 2019 - Aug 25, 2019
Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America presents the concept of playfulness in postwar American design as a catalyst for creativity and innovation. This exhibition will explore how employing playfulness allowed designers to bring fresh...
Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature
Oct 20, 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 100 paintings spanning Monet's entire career and will focus on the celebrated...