Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art


Kirkland Museum displays decorative art beginning c.1870 with fine art by Colorado/regional artists including Vance Kirkland. Ages 13+ only.


  • Blocks to CCC: 15
  • Hours: Tues-Sat: 11am-5pm, Sun: 12pm-5pm, Mon: Closed. Note: Kirkland Museum is not open on Friday evenings.
  • Miles to airport: 28
  • Miles to CCC: 0.9


Jan 26, 2021

New Year / New View
Jan 22, 2021 - Mar 14, 2021

Kirkland Museum's collection of Colorado & regional artworks continues to grow. To celebrate moving into a new year, Kirkland Museum will feature newly-acquired and never-before-seen works from the Colorado & Regional Art...

Jan 26, 2021

Learn more about this lesser-known design movement through an exploration of common motifs used in designs from the Aesthetic Movement (c. 1865–1900) and the influence of British designer Christopher Dresser (1834–1904). Special...

Jan 26, 2021

Material Oddities
Jun 11, 2021 - Aug 1, 2021

Weird wonderful works from cardboard furniture and radioactive dinnerware to paintings made from marble dust and sawdust—all from Kirkland Museum's three permanent collections—highlight the use of unusual media. Special exhibitions are...

Jan 26, 2021

Josef Hoffmann’s Vienna
Aug 20, 2021 - Oct 17, 2021

Kirkland Museum travels to turn-of-the-century Austria to showcase the influence of Josef Hoffmann (1870–1956) in the Vienna Secessionist movement and subsequent Wiener Werkstätte. The exhibition will feature 13 issues of Ver Sacrum,...

Jan 26, 2021

By the Yard: Textiles for the Home
Nov 5, 2021 - Jan 9, 2022

This exhibition will feature commercially-made textiles from the Arts & Crafts, Modern and Postmodern periods, designed for use in the home as curtains, tablecloths, upholstery and accessories. Special exhibitions are included with...

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