Pricing and Discounts

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Save time when you reserve your tickets online!
Members do not need to reserve Museum Admission tickets.  Please bring your member card!
Guests are strongly encouraged to purchase tickets in advance online.
A separate, timed ticket is also required for the Infinity Theater, Planetarium, or some temporary exhibitions -- including members.

Peak Pricing

Save $1 for off peak entry times when you purchase online! 


Save $1 for off peak entry times when you purchase online!


SNAP/Museums for All

$1 Museum Admission for up to 10 people in a party for those with a SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) card. Proof of eligibility required–SNAP EBT Card. Buy online or walk up. 

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ASTC Passport

Free Museum admission for two adults and their children up to 18 years old for members of ASTC organizations that are located more than 90 miles from the Denver Museum of Nature & Science or from your home. Proof of eligibility required – a valid membership card with ASTC logo.

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All who currently serve or have served in the U.S. Military receive a $3 discount on Museum Admission and a 10% discount on Dual through Family Plus memberships.

Present a valid military ID at time of purchase; at the museum only.

Denver CityPASS

Create your own Denver experience! Save up to 45% on admission to Denver Museum of Nature & Science plus your choice of 2, 3 or 4 more top Denver attractions. Visit the attractions at your own pace, in any order, over a 7-day period. *No advanced reservations required to use your CityPASS ticket.

First, purchase CityPASS online for instant mobile ticket delivery. Upon arrival, check-in at the ticketing desk to activate your CityPASS ticket. 

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College Students

Show a valid student ID and receive 10% off Museum admission, Infinity Theater, Planetarium, or temporary exhibition tickets.

Colorado K-12 Educators

We offer complimentary Museum Admission to any licensed Colorado K-12 educator.

Proof eligibility - valid staff ID.

2023 SCFD Free Days

Satisfy your science curiosity during our SCFD Free Days and Free Nights. No need to reserve your Free Day or Free Night ticket ahead of time online. Walk up anytime during Free Days or Free Nights and gain access to the Wildlife Halls or our permanent exhibitions. Feel free to reserve an online ticket if you'd like to visit a temporary exhibition, the planetarium or Infinity Theater.

The Scientific & Cultural Facilities District is a voter-approved special district in the seven-county metro area that provides a stable source of supplemental funding to more than 300 scientific and cultural organizations inside the district's boundaries. The SCFD collects a one-tenth of 1 percent sales-and-use tax (or one penny on every $10 spent), providing approximately $40 million each year to area cultural attractions both small and large.

The 2023 DMNS SCFD Free Days are:

Monday, January 9th
Sunday, January 29th
Monday, February 6th
Sunday, February 26th
Sunday April, 30th
Wednesday, June 28th Free Night
Wednesday, August 16th Free Night
Wednesday, September 6th Free Night
Monday, September 18th
Sunday, October 15th
Monday, December 4th

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For Group Planners

Denver Museum of Nature & Science offers a 10% discount to groups of 10 or more nonmembers with advanced reservations. Enjoy special itineraries and lunch options; we will work to accommodate your group’s needs!

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