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You never know what you will get at the Children’s Museum of Denver!

There are always amazing last minute surprises, fun events and guests coming to visit!

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Dig for Mammoth Bones

Tuesday, September 8
10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.

During these 30-minute paleontology adventures, children can dig for mammoth bones in Joy Park's sand dunes! Then, they'll work with experts from the Mammoth Site (a real mammoth dig area in South Dakota!) to identify their fossil finds. Activities included with Museum admission.

See this on our calendar.


French StoryTimes

Monday, September 14
September 28
11:30 a.m.

Instructors from Alliance Française de Denver will engage little ones with a song, story and hands-on activity, all based on French language and culture. It's a "magnifique" StoryTime with French flair!

See our calendar for additional 2015 dates.


FutureVet with Banfield Pet Hospital

Saturday, November 7
Saturday, December 12
11 a.m.

A licensed veterinarian from Banfield Pet Hospital will share their expertise about the exciting world of veterinary medicine, including what it means to be a responsible pet owner and what doctors look for when they examine your pets. Children will receive a diploma, stethoscope and goodie bag during "graduation."

Space and supplies limited. Activities included with general Museum admission.

Find this on the calendar.


Swallow Hill Music Lessons and Fun

Ukulele Sing & Strum-a-Longs at the Children’s Museum of Denver will have your whole family will be playing a tune in just 30 minutes.

Wednesday evenings
5-5:30 p.m.

All Swallow Hill Music activities are included with general Museum admission.

Find this on the calendar.

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