Hours and Ticket Prices

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Museum Hours
9 a.m.-5 p.m.

The Museum is open seven days a week year-round, except December 25. 
The Guest Services line is open daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., at 303.370.6000, except December 25.

Museum Shop Hours: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily
Dock hours: 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.



Ticket Type Museum  Planetarium (Museum admission required) IMAX Only*
Member Visitor
Member Visitor
Member Visitor
Free $16.95
$5.00  $5.00
$7.00 $9.95
Junior (3-18)
Free $11.95
$4.00  $4.00
$6.00 $7.95
Senior (65+)
Free $13.95
$4.00  $4.00
$6.00 $7.95

*IMAX Only does not include Museum Admission. During regular Museum hours, admission is 30 minutes before showtime.


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Admission Packages


Ticket Type Museum + IMAX Museum + Planetarium Museum +  IMAX + Planetarium
Member Visitor
Member Visitor
Member Visitor
$7.00 $23.95
$5.00 $21.95
$12.00 $28.95
Junior (3-18) 
$6.00 $17.95
$4.00 $15.95
$10.00 $21.95
Senior (65+)
$6.00 $19.95
$4.00 $17.95
$10.00 $23.95

Admission fees and hours are subject to change.

Students with an ID receive 10% off general admission adult tickets. This discount does not apply to member ticket prices. 




  • As of October 1, 2018: All who serve or have served in the U.S. military receive a $3 discount on general admission to the Museum and a 10% discount on Dual through Family Plus level memberships. Please present a valid military ID at the time of transaction. These offers are available onsite at the Museum only.  
  • From Memorial Day to Labor Day, the annual Blue Star Museums program offers all active duty U.S. military personnel, including the National Guard Reserve, free general admission for themselves and up to five members of their family. Please present a valid military ID at the time of transaction.


SNAP Recipients

Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients will receive $1 admission per person for up to 10 people when they show their EBT card.

MY Denver Card

All MY Denver Card holders receive free general admission in 2018 when they present their card on the following dates: June 1 to August 19, and December 1 to 31.


Ticket prices for adult, family, school, and youth groups can be found on our Groups page.

Education Programs

Education programs have a separate fee. Please visit our Schools & Teachers section for more information.


Buy Tickets

Please note: We encourage purchasing advance tickets to secure your spot and bypass lines that often form on weekends and holidays. Please arrive about an hour before any scheduled event to ensure you have enough time for parking and purchasing tickets. If you need to reschedule your tickets, please call Guest Services at 303-370-6000 at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled time


  • Buy tickets or buy/renew a membership and receive discounted tickets. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover accepted.
  • All online sales are final; tickets cannot be refunded or exchanged.
  • Select Print At Home to print your tickets in advance and bypass lines at the Museum entrance.
  • Questions: [email protected]


By Phone

  • Guest Services is open daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., at 303.370.6000. A $2 handling fee is charged for specially ticketed exhibitions. 
  • You will receive Print at Home tickets which allow you to bypass lines at Ticketing. No printer? We scan from your phone.

  • Payment by credit card is required at the time of sale. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover accepted.

At the Museum

  • The Ticketing Desk and automated ticketing kiosks are available inside the main north entrance.
  • If you arrive after 5 p.m. for an IMAX film on Friday and Saturday, you may purchase tickets at the ticket window inside the east entrance to Phipps IMAX Theater beginning at 5:30 p.m.
  • Cash, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover are accepted.


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