Upcoming Events

Opening Reception: Welded & Fabricated Poetry: The Artistic Life of Elizabeth Yanish Shwayder

Thursday, August 23, 2018, 5:30 to 8pm

Join Kirkland Museum for the opening of our next temporary exhibition, a retrospective of Colorado sculptor Elizabeth Yanish Shwayder.

$5 Kirkland Museum members (click here for information on membership)
$12 non-members
Cash bar
Catalog available for purchase throughout the exhibition

RSVP by August 17 by purchasing tickets in our online Museum Store, or in person at the museum. Due to the fragile nature of our collection, attendees must be age 13 or older to be admitted. For more information or for your member discount code, call 303.832.8576 x201.

Click here to purchase tickets

Learn more about Elizabeth Yanish Shwayder and the exhibition, on view at Kirkland Museum August 24, 2018 through January 6, 2019, by clicking here.


$5 Final Fridays, Summer 2018

August 31, 2018, 5 to 8pm
September 28, 2018, 5 to 8pm

Museum admission $5 from 5 to 8pm.
In conjunction with the Golden Triangle Creative District, Kirkland Museum will be open late on the last Friday in June, July, August and September 2018.
Due to the fragile nature of our collection, visitors must be age 13 or older to be admitted.


Denver Story Trek (Ongoing)

Denver Story Trek brings Denver history alive for visitors as it leads them on a customizable journey through a variety of Denver neighborhoods, showcasing five leading heritage sites: Four Mile Historic Park, Byers-Evans House Museum, Molly Brown House Museum, Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art and the Black American West Museum. The Trek Connect feature allows visitors to use their cell phones to hear stories about the city’s history as well as record their own experiences. Denver Story Trek is a program of Historic Denver Inc., in collaboration with the participating historic sites; Preserve America; the Colorado State Historical Fund; the Colorado Tourism Office; and the Denver Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau.