2015 Doors Open Denver: Explore Our City Inside Out
Kirkland Museum is pleased to participate in Doors Open Denver.
Saturday, April 25, 2015, 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday, April 26, 2015, 10 am to 5 pm
FREE MUSEUM ADMISSION
Daily tours at 11:30 and 1:30. Tour reservations will be taken in person at the museum on the day of the tour (first come, first served, max of 15 visitors per tour).
The 11th annual Doors Open Denver, presented by Denver Architectural Foundation, is the premier event showcasing Denver inside out. On Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26, Denver buildings will open their doors to the public for exclusive and rare viewing opportunities, exposing the inside of Denver’s unique urban fabric.
This year’s event highlights Denver classics, then and now.
Headquartered at the newly renovated Union Station, a historic landmark at the center of many new developments, the event will showcase new buildings that are transforming the urban landscape while also complementing historically beloved buildings.
Insider tours guided by architects, landscape architects, historians and other experts add to the richness of the weekend’s offerings.
For more information, including a list of all participating locations, details about FREE sites and tours, as well as paid insider tours, visit www.doorsopendenver.com. Engage with Doors Open Denver on Facebook, Instagram (@denverarchitecture) and Twitter (@denverarchfound).
Denver Story Trek
The 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. For more information, please visit www.denverstorytrek.com.