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 email@example.com 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: firstname.lastname@example.org
- 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 - May 19, 2019
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...
Dec 3, 2017 - Jul 8, 2018
Xiaoze Xie has a lifelong passion for books. In his worldview, books are conveyers of prestige and signifiers of collective cultural knowledge: repositories of historical meaning, cultural conflict, and political strife. For Eyes On: Xiaoze...
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...
Jeffrey Gibson - Like A Hammer
May 13, 2018 - Aug 12, 2018
Jeffrey Gibson: Like a Hammer—the first major museum exhibition of the artist’s work—will chronicle a pivotal moment in Gibson’s career when his contemporary artistic practice converged with his Native American heritage. About 65 objects...
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...
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....
Contemporary Alliance x The Temple Art Adventure
Jun 23, 2018
Experience an interactive art-filled afternoon with Contemporary Alliance and the artists of The Temple studios. In this members-only immersive event, we'll eat, drink, make, and play! We don't want to spoil the surprise but be prepared to...
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...
Anderman Photography Lecture
Jun 28, 2018
Adam Jeppesen was born in Denmark but lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina. His work is inspired by travel, the landscape, solitude, and the experience of making and looking at a photograph. Jeppesen's work is included in New...
Untitled Final Fridays: Jordan Knecht
Jun 29, 2018
Jordan Knecht (multimedia conceptual 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...
Conversations with Curators feature lively discussions with different curators on the first Friday of the month. All Conversations are free with general admission and no reservations are needed. Meet at 4 pm in the elevator lobby of level 2...
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...
Meditation In The Museum at the Denver Art Museum
Jul 13, 2018
Unwind from your week with a mindfulness meditation session in the galleries, led by our partners from the Kadampa Meditation Center. Whether you are a first-timer to meditation or enjoy a regular practice, all are welcome to join in on...
Untitled Final Fridays: Gregg Deal
Jul 27, 2018
Gregg Deal (artist and activist) 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...
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...
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...
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...
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...