Kids' Movies at the Museum

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Tuesday mornings June 18 - July 30, 10 am (doors open at 9:30 for seating)

Tickets only $2! (free for children at 1 and under)

This summer, cool off in the Stewart Auditorium with a bag of popcorn in a place where you don’t have to worry if your kiddo cries in the middle of the movie. Your ticket gets you $1 off the Ruckus Rodeo exhibit too—don’t miss the hands-on, outdoor kids’ corral. Buy tickets ahead; these movies sell out! 

Buy tickets online or by calling our box office at 303-651-8374

June 18, Rated PG
Once upon a time, in a faraway swamp, there lived an ogre named Shrek (Mike Myers), whose precious solitude was suddenly shattered by an invasion of annoying fairy tale characters. The evil Lord Farquaad (John Lithgow) banished them all from their kingdom. Determined to save their home—not to mention his—Shrek cuts a deal with Farquaad and sets out to rescue Princess Fiona (Cameron Diaz) to be Farquaad’s bride.

How to Train Your Dragon
June 25, Rated PG
Hiccup is a young Viking who defies convention when he befriends one of his deadliest foes—a ferocious dragon he calls Toothless. But humans and dragons are supposed to be mortal enemies, not buddies, and this unlikely pair must overcome many obstacles and one ultimate challenge to save both their worlds.

Despicable Me
July 2, Rated PG
A man who delights in all things wicked, supervillain Gru (Steve Carell) hatches a plan to steal the moon. Surrounded by an army of little yellow minions and his impenetrable arsenal of weapons and war machines, Gru makes ready to vanquish all who stand in his way. But nothing in his calculations and groundwork has prepared him for his greatest
challenge: three adorable orphan girls who want to make him their dad.

Cinderella (1950)
July 9, Rated G
In this 1950 Disney classic, Cinderella doesn’t stand a chance of attending the royal ball because her wicked stepmother and two jealous stepsisters insist she complete her growing list of chores. When her fairy godmother appears and magically transforms her reality into a dream come true, Cinderella enchants the handsome Prince Charming. But when the spell wears off at midnight, she must face the wrath of her enraged stepmother and sisters before finding her happily ever after.

July 16, Rated PG
Merida, an impetuous but courageous Scottish princess, is a skilled archer who wants to carve out her own path in life. Her defiance of an age-old tradition angers the Highland lords and leads to chaos in the kingdom. Merida seeks help from an eccentric witch, who grants her an ill-fated wish. Now, Merida must discover the true meaning of courage and undo a beastly curse before it’s too late.

Robin Hood (1973)
July 23, Rated G
An amiable rooster tells stories and sings songs of the heroic Robin Hood and his trusty sidekick, Little John, in this 1973 animated animal-themed adaptation of the legendary story. When evil Prince John begins collecting unreasonable taxes from
the animals of Sherwood Forest, Robin, Little John, and the other merry men wage a lighthearted battle against their evil foes.

July 30, Rated PG
From the largest elephant to the smallest shrew, the city of Zootopia is a mammal metropolis where a wide variety of animals live and thrive. When Judy Hopps becomes the first rabbit to join the police force, she quickly learns how tough it is to enforce the law. Determined to prove herself, Judy jumps at the opportunity to solve a mysterious case. Unfortunately, that means working with Nick Wilde, a wily fox who makes her job even harder.

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