Whales: Giants of the Deep at Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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Did you know that whales evolved from hoofed animals like pigs and cows? And that DNA evidence actually even shows that hippos are the closest living relatives of whales? They are mammals that moved from land to sea about 50 million years ago. Tails replaced legs. Forearms became flippers. And nostrils evolved into blowholes. Their limbs […]

Last Call: Passport To Paris At Denver Art Museum Closes Sunday

Last Call: Passport To Paris At Denver Art Museum Closes Sunday
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If you haven’t had a chance yet to see Passport to Paris at the Denver Art Museum – you better get on it! This weekend is the last chance before the French art heads out of town. Inside you will find art from the 1600s to 1900s through a trio of exhibitions. Each show contains masterpieces by rock stars […]

Review- MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition

Review- MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition
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Always wanted to spend a day as a MythBuster? Well, now you can through January fifth at Denver Museum of Nature & Science. Uncover the truths behind so many myths and get hands-on, scientific experience. The Features Guest will be right in on the fun with hands-on experiences and live demonstrations. It all begins with co-hosts […]

Denver Art Museum Will Dazzle in Fall 2014 with Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century

crocodile necklace by Cartier
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Featuring 250 objects, the exhibition illustrates the rich and glamorous history of Cartier The Denver Art Museum will be the only venue worldwide for Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century, November 16, 2014–March 15, 2015. Featuring an assortment of jewelry, timepieces and precious objects produced between 1900 and 1975, the exhibition highlights Cartier’s rise to preeminence—and the historical […]

MythBusters at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science

MythBusters Exhibition to be hosted by the Denver Museum of Nature & Science
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Can you really huff and puff and blow a house down? Can you swing from a suspended phone book? Don’t try this at home– try it this fall at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science– where you will become a MythBuster and test out these theories at MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition! Try hands-on experiments, watch […]

Denver Art Museum will Transforms Into A Parisian Street Scene for New Exhibit: Passport to Paris

Passport to Paris Newest Exhibit at Denver Art Museum
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The Denver Art Museum is taking on a European flair for the newest exhibit, Passport to Paris. And On Tuesday September 17, you can expect to see a Parisian Street Scene outside the museum to kick off ticket sales. Expect French art from the 1600s to 1900s through a trio of exhibitions. Each show contains masterpieces by […]

Fall Events at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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September Events COMING SOON! Meerkats 3D Opening Friday, September 6 Meerkats 3D takes audiences into the world of a meerkat family as they cope with twists and turns of life in Africa’s Kalahari Desert. The film begins as matriarch Klinky’s newest litter emerges from the burrow for the first time. Klinky and her family, including her elder […]

Touring the Highlands Ranch Mansion

Touring the Highlands Ranch Mansion
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Hidden from the highway, the Highlands Ranch Mansion is a less discovered part of Colorado. A property so opulent you will find 14 bedrooms, a ballroom, billiard room, butler’s pantry and even a library. Built in the 1890’s, the home has seen many different families, including John W. Springer, Waite Phillips, Frank E. Kistler and […]

Aspen Summer Line-Up!

Enjoy an outdoor play or musical with Theater Aspen
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Headed to Aspen this summer? Well, after seeing this line-up of cultural events and outdoor activities you will want to head West to the Roaring Fork Valley! 1. Outdoor Plays by Theatre Aspen Talk about a unique theater experience- Theatre Aspen’s shows are staged at beautiful Rio Grande Park, just steps off Main Street. Imagine a backdrop […]

10 Things To Do In Denver During Memorial Day Weekend

Mammoths & Mastodons at DMNS
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Denver celebrates the start of the summer season with a long weekend packed with events, including a free, day-long music festival in downtown Denver, thrilling pro sports and outdoor adventure.  This is just the beginning of summer in The Mile High City. 1.    Honor our military heroes at the Memorial Day Parade and Tribute Ceremony, […]