Denver Museum of Nature & Science





The Denver Museum of Nature & Science provides a truly unique opportunity for an immersive experience that will really bring a party to life. The location of the museum allows for inspiring views of City Park, Denver’s Skyline and the Rocky Mountains. The multitude of spaces within the museum can accommodate up to 4,000 guests. The unforgettable exhibitions provide unique backdrops for photos and a fun, interactive experience for your guests. Some couples may choose to incorporate the Planetarium show into their festivities for one of a kind wedding experience. The expansive views from the fourth floor sky terrace provide the perfect backdrop for a first look or pictures with your wedding party. Couples may choose to hold the ceremony in the Atrium, which boasts unparalleled views of the Rocky Mountains and then move to the Australia Exhibit Room for cocktail hour! The choices are truly endless at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science and will allow you to create the wedding of your dreams.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Museum/Gallery, City/Skyline View, Modern


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 240 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 4,000 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can begin around 2:30pm for a 6:00pm start time. Events Must end by 11:00pm

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,500 to $4,500 and includes catering equipment up to 350 guests. Wedding ceremony fees range between $1,000 and $1,200. Events must end by 11:00pm per City Park Curfew. Curfew extensions to midnight are $500.00.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Denver Museum of Nature & Science is estimated at between $11,217 and $19,215 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:00PM