Private Event Information

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For more details about renting the Museum for your private party:

Email or call Cisco Ocampo at 303-561-0146.

Birthday Parties at the Museum

We've got all kinds of party packages for your little one's special day.

Birthday Parties

Too busy to throw a party?

Come to one of ours!

Events & Fundraisers


Party like a kid again…or have your next grown-up meeting at the Children’s Museum.

Make your next event extraordinary! Whether you're wanting a sophisticated meeting or the party of a lifetime with a velcro-wall (and kegs of beer!), the Children's Museum of Denver is an amazing venue for all types of events. With unique exhibits, a theater, a grand plaza with beautiful views of the city and a crazy creative staff, we can make sure no one forgets your event!

Just imagine what we can host!

  • Weddings and rehearsal dinners
  • Meetings and staff appreciations
  • Focus groups
  • Fundraisers
  • Evening cocktail hours
  • Baby showers
  • Bar and bat mitzvahs
  • Team-building events
  • Family reunions
  • Birthday parties (for adults too!)
  • So much more!

  • Private events include: free parking, event staff and use of available tables and chairs. See below for all the different rental spaces, prices, capacity and hours.

    Events are totally unique, please email or call Cisco Ocampo at 303-561-0146 for pricing, availability and brilliant ideas. Nonprofit organizations and fundraising partners receive a 10% discount!

    Catering and equipment needs? The Children's Museum works with an excellent group of vendors who can assist with all of your catering and equipment needs. Only vendors from our approved list may be used for your event, unless advance approval is given by the Museum.

    Looking for some stellar team-building ideas? Colorado Teambuilding Events has several packages designed especially for the Children's Museum of Denver's spaces and exhibits. Or you can create your own custom package!

    View images of past facility rentals.

The Whole Museum

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The Museum includes more than 13,000 square feet of interactive exhibits and adaptable rooms. Our largest room can accommodate sit-down meals for 80-90 people. We can also place tables throughout the Museum or outside on the Plaza for a beautiful setting for up to 500 people.

Capacity: 600
Availability: Before or after business hours 
Spaces: Full use of the Museum including all rooms below, all exhibits and public areas
Price: Starts at $3,000

All exhibits are open during rental of the whole Museum. Please note there is a charge of $100 to have paints in The Art Studio, otherwise crayons and markers will be available at no charge.

Program Playhouse (Theater)

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The Theater is the Museum's largest room with retractable bleachers great for performances or presentations. The room is also great for dining or a dance floor.


  • Cocktail reception – 125
  • Seated dinner – 75-90
  • Bleachers/Lecture – 125-150
  • Classroom – 64
  • Square footage: Approx. 1,204 sq. ft.
    Availability: Before, during or after business hours
    Price: $400 for 3 hours



WillitWorks (Focus Group and Training Room)

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This space has an attached observation room that makes it great for focus groups and meetings.

Square footage: 544 sq. ft.
Availability: Before, during or after business hours
Price: $300 for 3 hours


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This quiet, carpeted room is great for meetings or children's groups.

Square footage: 519 sq. ft.
Availability: Please call for availability
Price: Starts at $250 for 3 hours

Outdoor Plaza

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The Plaza is a great outdoor space with beautiful views of the city.

Availability: Before, during or after business hours
Spaces: Plaza in front of the Children’s Museum of Denver, as well as the admissions area and bathrooms
Price: Please call for pricing




Children’s Museum of Denver Facility Rental Policies and Guidelines

Additional things to note:

  • Unless special arrangements are made, events must begin one hour after closing and end by 10 p.m. In most cases, setup can start prior to close, but cleanup should be done by 11 p.m.
  • *Rental fees for individual rooms and the Plaza do not include exhibit admission. If you wish to play in the Museum along with your room rental, additional charges will apply. Additionally, all adults who wish to have exhibit access during the Museum's open hours, must be accompanied by children. Adult-only parties or meetings will not be allowed exhibit access unless they are after hours.
  • Other charges may apply depending on guest numbers, hours, exhibit admission, required amenities, security or cleaning fees.

Children’s Museum of Denver Business Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.