Our wonderful Denver Museum of Nature & Science offers families so much to see, do and explore. A visit can easily fill the entire day with wonder, knowledge and lots of fun. And, thanks to our city’s Scientific and Cultural Facilities District, you can expand your mind, not your wallet on the institution’s annual FREE Days. The next one is on Monday, September 20. When we just checked, there were plenty of times and tickets available.
Museum admission is FREE for everyone.
Tickets go REALLY fast, so we highly recommend reserving your free, timed ticket now.
Sometimes the DMNS ticketing system is fussy. So, for tickets go here.
Where it says “Selected Date” click on the blue box to open up the calendar and choose Monday, September 20. Then, available times and tickets should appear. Be sure to select from the “SCFD Free Night” options.
Additionally, separate timed tickets are required for:
- Space Odyssey (free)
- Discovery Zone (free)
- SUE: The T-rex Experience ($6 – $9)
Reminder: Masks are no longer required for those who are fully vaccinated. Masks are encouraged for unvaccinated people over age 11.
Tickets required for all members and guests, ages 3 and up.
Where you see the calendar in the blue box, click on it and choose September 20. Then, tickets will be available.
Your tickets are attached to your confirmation letter and may be scanned from your phone.
The prestigious institution is known for its famous wildlife dioramas, extensive work in archeology, anthropology and paleontology, as well as human physiology, health, mechanics, astronomy and more.
And, with its revolving and traveling exhibits, young and old alike are bound to entertained, engaged and leave a little smarter. What more can you expect from a museum? It makes for a perfect day of quality time with friends and family.
2021 DMNS Free Days Schedule
The Museum is currently operating under limited capacity for all guests as we follow local and state guidelines. We encourage you to check back before every free day for the latest recommendations, and reserve your tickets in advance.
Monday, January 4 — Free Day Sunday, January 24 — Free Day Monday, February 8 — Free Day, Darwin Day Sunday, February 28 — Free Day Sunday, April 25 — Free Day, Dia Del Nino Sunday, May 23 — Free Day, Space Day Wednesday, June 30 — Free Night Wednesday, August 11 — Free Night Wednesday, September 1 — Free Night
Monday, September 20 — Free Day
Monday, October 4 — Free Day, Out at the Museum: LGBTQ Community Day
Monday, December 6 — Free Day