Denver Museum of Nature & Science Offers Extended
Hours to See A Day in Pompeii During the Holidays
A Day in Pompeii and a new IMAX film make the Museum the
perfect stop during the holidays
Denver-November 8, 2012-With kids out of school
and family in town this holiday season, the Denver Museum of Nature
& Science has something for everyone. Visitors of all ages will
enjoy extended hours to see A Day in Pompeii, the beautiful new
IMAX filmRocky Mountain Expressin 2D, and the unique gifts
available in the Museum Shop.
A Day in Pompeii Extended Holiday Hours
Thousands have visited A Day in Pompeii to get an insider's
glimpse into the daily life-and tragic end-of this ancient Roman
city that was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD
A Day in Pompeii will be open until 7 p.m.* on
- Friday, November 16-Saturday, November 24 (excluding
- Friday, December 21-Sunday, January 13 (excluding Christmas
Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, and Thursday, January 10)
*The last timed ticket will be issued at 5:30 p.m.
For more information and to plan your visit, click here.
Rocky Mountain Express 2D
Rocky Mountain Express takes audiences on a steam train
journey through the breathtaking vistas of the Canadian Rockies as
it tells the epic story of building that nation's first
transcontinental railway. The film weaves together spectacular IMAX
aerial cinematography, stunning landscapes of the West, archival
photographs and maps, and the powerful energy and rhythms of a live
Showtimes: Rocky Mountain Express 2D plays daily at 1
p.m. and 4 p.m., with additional shows on Friday and Saturday at 7
For more information and to see the movie trailer, click
The Museum Shop offers items for everyone on your shopping list.
Holiday shoppers will find a great selection of festive ornaments,
books, science kits, toys, jewelry, and more.
The Museum Shop is open daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Charlotte Hurley, [email protected],
About the Denver Museum of Nature &
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is the Rocky Mountain
Region's leading resource for informal science education. A variety
of engaging exhibits, discussions and activities help Museum
visitors celebrate and understand the natural wonders of Colorado,
Earth and the universe. The Museum is located at 2001 Colorado
Blvd., Denver, CO, 80205. To learn more about the Museum,
or call 303-370-6000.
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Many of the Museum's educational programs and exhibits are made
possible in part by the citizens of the seven-county metro area
through the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District.