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An educator sits on the floor with a group of children in front of a large abstract oil painting
A teacher talks to children sitting on the ground in an art museum
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Families

Explore a new world and let the art move you and your entire family! The Clyfford Still Museum admission is always free for children ages 17 and under and the Museum offers a variety of family-friendly offerings. All visitors will require a ticket, including those receiving free admission, such as children ages 17 and under. Learn more about our enhanced safety policies and cleaning protocols. Plan your visit today!

Reserve Tickets

Upcoming exhibition: Clyfford Still, Art, and the Young Mind

Clyfford Still, Art, and the Young Mind (Sep 17, 2021 – Jan 23, 2022) is an upcoming community-wide collaborative exhibition that examines the aesthetic preferences of early learners using Still’s artworks as a basis for study. Clyfford Still Museum’s curatorial and educational staff worked with young children (ages 6 weeks – 8 years old) and teachers from partner schools and childcare centers around the Denver metro area on every level of the exhibition, including artwork selection and arrangement, object interpretation and gallery text, and programming.

Virtual Family Tours

Play, create, and explore on these interactive art adventures designed for children ages 5-10 and their caregivers. Led by our talented educators, Virtual Family Tours include games, art making, and more. Look for upcoming virtual tours or recordings of past tours on-demand!

Family Activity Book

Pick up the free bilingual Family Activity Book at the information desk during your visit to spark your imagination.  The book will help inspire your family to look, create, and explore as you work on the activities together.

Family-Friendly Events

The Clyfford Still Museum offers a variety of other family-friendly events including special tours, concerts, and more!

Discounts + Promotions

In addition to always being free for ages 17 and under, the Museum offers a variety of discounts and promotions including SCFD Free Days every month! Advanced reservations are required for all ticket types, including free tickets.

The Making Space

Adjacent to the Museum’s magnificent galleries, think art and make ideas in The Making Space. The Making Space is currently closed, but please stop by and pick up a free Making Space to Go Kit to make a Still-inspired artwork at home!

This hands-on interactive gallery features a variety of materials, books, and resources to explore your creative side. Follow along with guided activities related to the current exhibition, or experiment with supplies and techniques. Create an artist trading card and swap it with another visitor, explore videos about Still and the collection, or flip through our selection of books. The Making Space has something for families with children of all ages.

Family Day

Enjoy a family-friendly celebration in the Museum’s forecourt and galleries. Family Days are free, and registration is not required. Festivities include art making, games, and family tours.