A million reflective glass tiles, and numerous oddly shaped steel and titanium structures of Denver Art Museum, guard 68,000 art pieces from all over the world. The museum is well known for its Native American collection, and pre-Columbian and Spanish Colonial art objects. You will see sculptures, drawings, jewelry, and textiles from Africa and the Pacific islands, as well as Asian arts and crafts. Fifty-five hundred pieces from the Americas are preserved here. Apart from winning numerous awards for its collections, the museum has also been included in USA Today's list of family-friendly museums, where kids can play and learn through projects and workshops. Put Denver Art Museum into our Denver trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Denver.
Denver Art Museum reviews
The Denver Art Museum has a lot of great exhibits and even an interactive area to try out different art techniques! It was a really fun weekend activity and I highly recommend visiting while in... more »
Beautiful museum in the heart of downtown Denver. The entire area has beautiful architecture and a relaxing vibe. The museum itself is gorgeous with sharp lines, great lighting, interesting exhibits and fair prices. I visit pretty often when in need of some inspiration for my photography or just need a break from city life. A must visit on any trip to Denver or especially if you live here!
Always changing art exhibits. The light exhibit was very interesting. The British art they have is incredible to see. Oil paintings with such detail and beauty. The eyes on was really a sight to see. A lot of detail in such a tiny square. Painting with water colors is available for all ages to enjoy and let your creativity flow.
Plan your trip to Denver
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Denver
Side trips from Denver
Hidden gems in Denver
Breweries & Distilleries in Denver
Museums in Denver
Trips to Denver Art Museum by other users
5 days in Colorado BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Aspen Estes Park Denver 49 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA Dallas Fort Worth Austin 10 days in Denver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Pikes Peak - America's Mountain United States Air Force Academy Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory 8 days in Denver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Pikes Peak - America's Mountain United States Air Force Academy Denver Botanic Gardens 11 days in Colorado Springs BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Old Colorado City Garden of the Gods Red Rock Canyon Open Space 47 days in Denver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Cheesman Park Denver Botanic Gardens Molly Brown House Museum