Overhead view of visitors in the museum

Plan Your Visit

Today is November 30, 2021. We are open 10 am – 9 pm.


General admission tickets are now available to purchase several weeks in advance. Select the date you wish to visit to purchase tickets, without the need for timed-entry. Museum admission is valid only for the date printed on the ticket. Buy tickets.

Please be aware general admission tickets do not include entry into Whistler to Cassatt: American Painters in France, a ticketed exhibition on view November 14, 2021, through March 13, 2022. Tickets for the exhibition are available now. Buy tickets.

Per current public health orders for the City and County of Denver, masks are required indoors for all visitors (ages 2+) regardless of vaccination status. If you don’t have a mask, we have masks available at the visitor services desks. Please review our visitor guidelines ahead of your visit. Thank you for helping us mitigate exposure and ensure the best possible experience for all of our visitors.

Free for Kids

The Free for Kids program, which offers free general admission to youth 18 and under every day, is made possible by Scott Reiman and presented by Bellco Credit Union.

Free Days

Several times throughout the year, the DAM offers free general admission through our Free Days at the DAM program, presented by Your 6 Front Range Toyota Stores.

Become a Member

Members support the museum's mission while also enjoying many benefits such as free general admission, discounts on ticketed exhibitions, guest passes to share with family and friends, a subscription to our member magazine, and so much more! Sign up today.


We are open daily from 10 am-5 pm, until 9 pm on Tuesdays. Closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

General Admission

Adults $13 $18
Seniors (65 & older) $10 $15
Students (with ID) $10 $15
Active Military & Veterans (with ID) $10 $15
Youth (18 & younger) Free Free
Members Free Free

Denver CityPASS

Denver CityPASS saves up to 40% on general admission to the DAM, plus your choice of 2, 3, or 4 more top Denver attractions.

SNAP Cardholders

Colorado resident SNAP cardholders please call 720-913-0130 to purchase $1 per person general admission for up to 10 people total.

Group Tours & Field Trips

We're pleased to welcome groups back to the museum. Guided tours of the museum's collections and special exhibitions are available for groups of a minimum of 10 and maximum of 40 visitors. School groups may choose from a variety of field trip options. Please plan to divide your group up into smaller increments (10 students per pod or less) and arrange for 1-3 chaperones for every 10 students.

Learn more and begin the booking process today.

COVID-19 Safety

We are committed to keeping you healthy and safe, but please be aware exposure to COVID-19 is possible in public places. To help mitigate exposure and ensure the best possible experience, we have implemented additional safety and cleaning procedures. Contact info@denverartmuseum.org with any questions ahead of your visit.

Per current public health orders for the City and County of Denver, masks are required indoors for all visitors (ages 2+) regardless of vaccination status.

We also ask that you follow these guidelines:


Masks are required throughout your visit. Please wear a mask that covers your nose and mouth. If you don’t have your own mask, we can provide one for you.

Are you well?

If you feel ill or have a temperature, please stay home and reschedule your visit.

Clean Hands

Wash your hands frequently. Automatic hand sanitizing stations can be found on every floor.

6 Feet Apart

We encourage you to maintain a 6-foot distance from visitors not in your party.


Strollers and wheelchairs are available on a first come, first serve basis at the visitor services desk. Strollers and wheelchairs are cleaned after each use.


If you require an additional seating option during your visit, we have portable stools available throughout the museum. Stools will be cleaned after each use.


We accept both cash and credit cards. Our preferred method of payment is credit card as it offers a touch free option.

Food & Drink

Food and drink is not allowed inside the galleries. Please enjoy food and drink, including water, in designated areas only. Please note: Masks must be worn in The Ponti and Café Gio unless seated or actively eating and drinking.


Store large bags in a locker on Level 1 or the Lower Level. Lockers require a quarter to operate.


Non-flash photography is allowed in galleries and public spaces. You will see on the gallery door or object label if photography is not allowed.


Personal videography is not allowed anywhere in the museum. The museum often photographs and films onsite programs for use on promotional materials. If you do not wish to be filmed or photographed, please inform a staff member.


Water fountains within the museum are operational. Visitors can also bring a sealable water bottle and drink only in the atrium on each floor (no water is allowed near artworks). Bottled water is for sale in the Shop in the Hamilton Building and Café Gio in the Martin Building.

Safety and Cleaning Procedures

We have the highest quality air filtration system and have added “no touch” faucets and restroom facilities, as well as increased daily cleaning and sanitization schedules to help ensure we meet standards set by the CDC.

We ask of you:

  • Purchase your ticket in advance online.
  • Please wear a mask that covers your nose and mouth throughout your visit. If you don’t have your own mask, we can provide one for you.
  • Come back another day if you are not feeling well.
  • Wash your hands frequently.
  • Observe all signage and instruction provided at the museum. We reserve the right to ask anyone not following safety measures to leave the premises.

Directions & Parking

Denver Art Museum
100 W. 14th Avenue Pkwy
Denver, CO 80204

The museum is located downtown at 100 W. 14th Avenue Parkway in Denver's Golden Triangle neighborhood.


There is often construction happening nearby, so please allow extra time for traffic and parking.

Cultural Center Complex Garage
Parking is available at several lots near the museum, including in the Cultural Center Complex Garage at 12th Avenue and Broadway. Accessible parking spaces are located on the second level and electric vehicle charging stations are available on the third level. The garage is open from 6 am-6 pm and is operated by Denver Public Works, not the museum. If you have questions, please contact the Parking Manager at 303-640-1096.

Additional Lots and Street Parking
Street and metered parking spaces and additional parking lots are also located within walking distance. Find a map with nearby parking options on Parkopedia.

Getting Here by Car

From the North: Drive south on I-25 to the Speer Boulevard exit. Turn left onto Speer and continue past Colfax Avenue, then turn left onto 14th Avenue. The museum is six blocks ahead. To park in the garage, continue for one block and turn right onto Broadway, then right onto 12th Avenue.

From the East: Head south on I-25 to the Speer Boulevard South exit (212). Continue on Speer Boulevard past Colfax Avenue, then turn left onto 14th Avenue. The museum is six blocks ahead. To park in the garage, continue for one block and turn right onto Broadway, then right onto 12th Avenue.

From the South: Drive north on I-25 to the Lincoln-Broadway exit (207). Go north on Lincoln and turn left at 12th Avenue. The Cultural Complex Garage is two blocks ahead, just past Broadway.

From the West: Driving east on I-70, take the US-6 East/West 6th Avenue exit (261). After several miles, US-6 freeway becomes a one-way street. Turn left onto Lincoln Street. You are now approaching from the south. Proceed to 12th Avenue and turn left to reach the parking garage, which is just past Broadway.

Getting Here by Public Transit

RTD and Light Rail
You can reach the museum from anywhere in the metro area via the Regional Transportation District (RTD). For more information, visit rtd-denver.com.

The Free MallRide
Park anywhere downtown and take the RTD’s Free MallRide to the museum.Get off at Cleveland Place, then walk south through Civic Center Park. For more information, visit downtowndenver.com.

Getting Here by Bike or Scooter

Bike Racks
There are bike racks on the museum plaza for you to lock up your bike or park a scooter. Remember to bring a secure bike lock. If you have a skateboard, you can check it at the front desk when you purchase your general admission ticket.

Dockless scooters through services such as Lime, Lyft, and Uber are widely available in Denver.

Free Days at the DAM

General admission is free several times a year during Free Days at the DAM, presented by Your 6 Front Range Toyota Stores. Advance ticket reservations are strongly encouraged.

Bellco Free for Kids

General admission is free to all youth age 18 and under every day, granting more kids access to art than ever before. Presented by Bellco Credit Union, the Free for Kids program funds general admission for all children annually and enables the museum to offer $5 youth pricing for ticketed exhibitions.


Everyone is welcome at the Denver Art Museum. We’re committed to creating a safe and respectful environment that accommodates the needs of all of our visitors, no matter their age or abilities.


The Martin Building is home to two new dining options located in the Sie Welcome Center.

The quick-service Café Gio offers casual dining, with both indoor and outdoor seating. The Ponti, conceived in collaboration with James Beard Award winner and celebrated Denver chef Jennifer Jasinski, combines art with dining, presenting a locally sourced and seasonally inspired menu with high standards of sustainability.

The Shop at the Denver Art Museum

The Shop offers bottled water and small prepackaged snacks, as well as a unique assortment of art-inspired souvenirs and gifts. Gift cards are also available. Your purchases support the programs and collections at the Denver Art Museum.

Colorado resident discount offered courtesy of the residents who support the SCFD. The Free for Kids program at the Denver Art Museum is made possible by Scott Reiman and presented by Bellco Credit Union. Free Days at the DAM are made possible by Your 6 Front Range Toyota Stores and the residents who support the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD).