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Día del Niño at Denver Museum of Nature and Science
April 23, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is partnering with the Mexican Cultural Center and the Consulate General of Mexico in Denver to host a Dia del Nino celebration for its SCFD Community Free Day on April 23.
In addition to free general admission for all visitors, the celebration will include music and dance performances by Los Chinelos, Mexico Mixto, Danza Guadalupana Matachina, Escuela Guadalupe and Cleo Parker Robinson Dance; face painting; crafts; a climbing wall; visits from Colorado sports mascots; a Museum-wide scavenger hunt; and story time in French with Alliance Française de Denver. The Denver Public Library’s bookmobile, The Reading Rocket, will be parked in front of the Museum from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Access to the temporary exhibition “Chocolate: The Exhibition” will be free, and special discounts on tickets for the temporary exhibition “Robot Revolution,” IMAX and Planetarium will be offered as part of the Museum’s Dia del Nino celebration.
Parking for Día del Niño: Limited free parking is available at the Museum, so alternative transportation is highly encouraged. Additional free parking will be available at East High School, 1600 City Park Esplanade. Free shuttle buses will run throughout the day between the Museum and the high school.
The Museum’s Dia del Nino SCFD Community Free Day is part of a weekend-long celebration. Visit these organization’s websites to find out about special programs and discounts.
Saturday, April 23
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art
Sunday, April 24
Denver Art Museum
Clyfford Still Museum
Denver Public Library
Byers Evans House Museum