2013 Press Releases

DECEMBER 2013

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Announces 2014 Highlights | Posted December 5 | Offerings include three new temporary exhibitions, new IMAX 3D films, and the grand opening of the Morgridge Family Exploration Center and Rocky Mountain Science Collections Center. More...

NOVEMBER 2013

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Offers Holiday Fun for the Family, Including Discounted Evenings to See MythBusters | Posted November 20 | Museum open from 9 to 5 on Thanksgiving; closed only on December 25 through the holiday season. More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Launches New Community Science Project | Posted November 4 | Museum Partnering with Purdue University to Research the “Sixth Taste.” More...

OCTOBER 2013

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in November and December 2013 | Posted October 28 | Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. More...

Museum Participates in Geological Society of America Annual Meeting | Posted October 15 | Dr. Scott Sampson to Deliver Free Public Lecture. More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Offers Free Admission to Federal Employees | Posted October 2 | The Denver Museum of Nature & Science will offer free admission to all employees of the federal government beginning Wednesday, October 2, through Sunday, October 6. More...

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in October and November | Posted October 1 | Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. More...

AUGUST 2013

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in September and October | Posted August 30 | Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. More...

JULY 2013

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in August and September | Posted July 31 | Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. More...

Big-Nosed, Long-Horned Dinosaur Discovered in Utah | Posted July 17 | More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Denver Beer Co. Partner for Science on Tap | Posted July 12 | Denver Beer Co. will host the Young Professionals Event on July 22. More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science's Vital Role in Local Heath Care Showcased in National Report | Posted July 11 | “Museums on Call,” New Report from American Alliance of Museums, Highlights Museums Providing Critical Health Services. More...

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in July and August | Posted July 1 | Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. More...

JUNE 2013

World Premiere of Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed on June 21 in Minnesota; Opens in Denver February 2014 | Posted June 21 | Denver Museum of Nature & Science Collaborates with Three Other Museums to Develop Largest Exhibition about the Maya More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Presents Summer of IMAX | Posted on June 3 | The Denver Museum of Nature & Science’s Phipps IMAX Theater reaches its 30th anniversary this summer. More...

MAY 2013

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in June and July | Posted on May 31 |  Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Hires Executive Chef | Posted on May 22 | The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has named Patrick Hartnett as Executive Chef. More...

Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age Enters Its Final Weeks at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science | Posted on May 7 |  Special Offer for Mothers Day. More...

APRIL 2013

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in May and June | Posted on April 30 |  Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Receives Honors for Distance Learning Program | Posted on April 26 | Colorado Distance Learning Association Awards Museum Teacher of the Year and Program of the Year. More... 

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Curator Finds New Species of Dinosaur | Posted on April 18 | New carnivorous dinosaur from Madagascar raises intriguing questions about the fossil record. More...

Celebrate Earth Day on April 21 with an SCFD Free Day at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science | Posted on April 15 | Special Earth-friendly programming scheduled throughout the day. More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science's A Day in Pompeii Nominated for the 17th Annual Webby | Posted on April 11 | Fans Can Vote Online to Help the Museum Win Internet's Top Honor. More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Announces Major Updates on New Wing | Posted on April 9 | The Denver Museum of Nature & Science today announced several naming and fundraising updates related to the construction project occuring on the Museum's south side. More...

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in April and May | Posted on April 1 |  Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. More...

MARCH 2013

The Ice Age Hits the Streets of Denver | Posted on March 19 | Denver Museum of Nature & Science sends a fleet of “tusked” Yellow Cabs around town. More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Hosts an Ice Age Spring Break March 21 through March 31 with Extended Hours Available | Posted on March 14 |  The event Celebrates the new temporary exhibition, Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age. More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Grows Partnership with United Launch Alliance | Posted on March 12 | Funds provide STEM programming and scholarship support for school groups. More...

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in March and April | Posted on March 4 | Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. More...

FEBRUARY 2013

Flight of the Butterflies 3D Soars onto the IMAX Screen at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science | Posted on February 27 | New 3D Adventure Captures One of the Longest Migrations on Earth and the Inspiring True Story of One Scientist’s Stunning Discovery. More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Names Dr. Scott Sampson Vice President of Research and Collections | Posted on February 19 | Dr. Scott Sampson has been named Vice President of Research and Collections and Chief Curator effective February 28, 2013. More...

JANUARY 2013

Advance Tickets for Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age Available February 1 | Posted on January 28 | Exhibition opens February 15 at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. More...

Top Programs and Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in February and March | Posted on January 24 | Included in this advisory are key programs and events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that aim to inspire curiosity and excite minds of all ages through scientific discovery. More...

Return to the Ice Age with the Denver Museum of Nature & Science's New Temporary Exhibition | Posted on January 17 | Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age Opens February 15 | More...

Martin Luther King in Sapphire on Display at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science | Posted on December 18 | Rare Konovalenko carving installed in time to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. More...

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