Joy Park opens with the Museum and closes 30 minutes before sunset.
Closed for Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and Easter.
Play for free the first Tuesday of every month from 4-8 pm! Sponsored by Target.
Adults must have a child with them.
For our guests’ safety, adults can visit only when accompanied by a child.
Free daily Museum parking, and parking for nearby attractions and Broncos games for a small fee.
Grab a healthy snack here, or bring your own to eat at our patio tables.
Toys and gifts for everyone!
Members and birthday guests get 10% off.
Make someone’s visit even better—gift certificates are good for any Museum purchase!
See what we're all about!
when are the best times to visit?
Mondays and Wednesday evenings! No school groups and fewer visitors.
A typical visit is 1-3 hours. Give yourself plenty of time to explore.
Our exhibits are designed for children, newborn to age 8.
You can leave and come back the same day. Just let the front desk know you plan to return.
Store what you don’t want to carry. Lockers are 50 cents. Cubbies are free, but don’t lock.
Visiting Joy Park? It's going to get messy! Bring sunscreen, towels, a change of clothes and extra socks. Please note that pets are not allowed in Joy Park at any time. Service dogs are always welcome.