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North Building Renovation: 7 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Updated August 17, 2018.

  1. The Denver Art Museum will remain open while the North Building is being renovated. Learn about the lineup of current and upcoming exhibitions.
  2. The museum is open seven days a week. Learn more about hours.
  3. Select artworks from each of our collections will be on view in exhibitions like Stampede: Animals in Art and Ganesha: The Playful Protector, as well as future shows to be announced.
  4. The Denver Art Museum has a lineup of world-class exhibitions that include Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker, Dior: From Paris to the World, and Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature.
  5. Many of the DAM's artworks can be viewed online.
  6. The museum is taking artworks into the community through projects like Art Lives Here.
  7. Denver voters overwhelmingly supported the Elevate Denver bond measure on November 7, 2017 including measure 2B for cultural facilities. Thanks to this incredible support, an additional $35.5 million in bond funding will support critical infrastructure needs for the 50-year-old North Building, including new HVAC, insulation, plumbing, ADA compliance, and outdoor safety features for students and group visitors.

Learn more about the North Building renovation project.