Plan Your Visit

See current and upcoming Exhibitions at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science and look at the current shows at the Infinity Theater and in the Planetarium. The Museum is open seven days a week year-round, except December 25, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

If you have a question that was not answered here, please see our FAQs at the bottom of this page or contact the Museum at [email protected] or 303.370.6000.



Black holes. Dinosaur fossils. Sparkling gems. Let your imagination run wild in our unforgettable exhibitions.

Infinity Theater

The brand-new Infinity Theater is now open! The theater includes a new lobby entrance with immersive finishes, an impressive new laser projector and sound system, new audio and visual accessibility features, enhanced programming, 2D and 3D capabilities and much more. 


Gates Planetarium

Soar to another planet on a cosmic journey or find a place where nothing escapes, not even light. Are you ready for an adventure that is out of this world?

We are asking guests to take the following steps to help them protect themselves and ensure the best possible experience for everyone during visits to Gates Planetarium.

  1. Enter queue no more than 10 minutes before your ticket time
  2. Please practice physical distancing for everyone’s safety while in theaters by adhering to the seating guidelines. Please note that larger parties may be seated separately
  3. Everyone in your group needs a timed ticket, including adults, all children under three and babies.
  4. No food or drinks are allowed in Gates Planetarium
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Floor Maps

Museum Map

Explore the Museum floor plan before you visit.

Food Services

Museums aren't as fun when you're hungry! Stop by our T-Rex Café or Grab & Go Deli for delicious meals, snacks, coffee, and more. 

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Access and Special Needs

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science offers many services to facilitate and enhance the Museum experience for all of our guests.

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Members of the Media

Contact Julio Poletti
Email: [email protected]
Office: 303.370.6407

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Safe Spaces Policy

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science exists to be a catalyst and ignite our community’s passion for nature and science. In order to fulfill our mission and live out our values, we strive to provide a safe place for everyone to follow their curiosity and desire for discovery, regardless of race, ethnicity, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity, and range of abilities.

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Strollers and non-motorized wheelchairs are available to check out at our information desk located on the first floor across from the gift shop. These items are first come first serve and cannot be reserved in advance. We do not have motorized carts available to rent.

Yes, we allow services animals in the Museum, which is defined as animals that are individually trained to do work or perform tasks for a person with a disability. Pets and emotional support animals are not considered service animals and will not be allowed.

Yes! Click here to begin planning your event.

Yes! Your best bet is to reach out to one of our research departments with your question. You can find all their contact information here.

Lockers are available. There is a daily rental fee of 50 cents.

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