News Releases

AUGUST 2015

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Awarded $90,000 Grant | Posted August 3 | The National Park Service awarded $90,000 to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science as part of $1.5 million in repatriation and consultation grants from the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) Program. More...  

JUNE 2015

Denver Museum of Nature & Science to Offer Free Admission to MY Denver Card Holders through Summer | Posted June 2 | Mayor Michael B. Hancock announced another expansion to the MY Denver Card program today. Beginning today (June 2) and extending through Aug. 23, the Denver Museum of Nature & Science will provide free admission to all MY Denver Card holders. More...  

Mark Your Calendars, The Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth Hits Denver June 13-14 | Posted June 5 | Come one, come all, to the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science June 13-14 where local and regional makers, leaders of Colorado’s maker revolution, will be showcasing their talents in science, technology, crafting, arts, and wild creativity for a two-day interactive, fun-filled event. More...  

The Power of Poison Takes Hold at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science | Posted June 11 | Don’t bite from the poison apple … he writes with a poison-pen … that spider is poisonous! Poison has a bad rap, yet it actually plays a fascinating role in natural and cultural history. The new exhibition The Power of Poison—opening at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Friday, July 10—explores its many paradoxes. More...  

El Poder del Veneno Invade el Denver Museum of Nature and Science | Publicado 11 de junio |  ¡No muerdas esa manzana envenenada … él usa veneno para escribir con su pluma … esa araña es ponzoñosa! El veneno tiene mala reputación a pesar de que desempeña un papel fascinante en la historia de la naturaleza y las culturas. El Poder del Veneno —la nueva exposición del Denver Museum of Nature & Science que será inaugurada el viernes, 10 de julio — explora sus muchas paradojas. Más...


MAY 2015

Denver Museum of Nature & Science to Host Denver Mini Maker Faire, June 13 and 14 | Posted May 6 | Denver Mini Maker Faire brings Colorado makers out of their garages and into the limelight, where imagination comes to life and everyone is invited to play. More... 

Denver Museum of Nature & Science to Participate in Blue Star Museums | Posted May 20 | The Denver Museum of Nature & Science announces its participation in the Blue Star Museums program, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free general admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel, including the National Guard Reserve, and up to five members of their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2015. More...

APRIL 2015

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Receives $4.85 Million in Gifts for Science Collections Conservation | Posted April 1 | The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has received $4.85 million in gifts from the Avenir Foundation for all aspects of collections conservation, including constructing and equipping a new collections center, rehousing collections and endowing long-term conservation. More... 

Colorado Music Hall of Fame announces George Sparks to Board of Directors | Posted April 11 | The Colorado Music Hall of Fame (CMHOF), a non-profit organization founded in 2011 to inspire music fans with the power of Colorado music history, announced that George Sparks the President and CEO of the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, has joined the board of directors. More...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science to Host Free Día del Niño Celebration April 25 | Posted April 13 | The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is partnering with the Mexican Cultural Center and the Consulate General of Mexico in Denver to host a Día del Niño celebration for its SCFD Free Day on Saturday, April 25 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

El Denver Museum of Nature & Science Presenta En Su Dia Gratuito La Celebracion Del Dia Del Niño El 25 De Abril | Publicado 13 de abril | Denver Museum of Nature & Science se asocia con el Centro Cultural Mexicano y el Consulado General de México para celebrar el Día del Niño el sábado 25 abril de 9 a.m. a 5 p.m. con entrada libre a sus instalaciones. Más...

Critically Acclaimed Hubble 3D Returns to Phipps IMAX Theater at The Denver Museum of Nature & Science | Posted April 17 | In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope, the highly acclaimed film Hubble 3D returns to Phipps IMAX Theater at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science beginning Friday, April 17. The film will run through Thursday, June 4. More... 


MARCH 2015

Mythic Creatures: Dragons, Unicorns, and Mermaids Enchants the Denver Museum of Nature & Science | Posted March 2 | Dragons, Bigfoot, chupacabras, unicorns, mermaids. These legendary creatures have captured imaginations, inspired art and culture, and spurred wild speculation. More...

Mythic Creatures Descend Upon Larimer Square | Posted March 18 | Dragons, unicorns, and mermaids have descended upon Larimer Square in anticipation of the exhibition Mythic Creatures: Dragons, Unicorns, and Mermaids, opening Friday, March 20, at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. More...

FEBRUARY 2015

Denver Museum of Nature & Science, CBS4 to Host Girls & Science Event | Posted February 2 | The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and CBS4, KCNC-TV, will host “Girls and Science,” a one-day event on Saturday, February 7, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd. More...

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