Molly Brown House Museum
1340 Pennsylvania Street
Denver, Colorado 80203
About the Molly Brown House Museum
Historic Denver’s Molly Brown House Museum is among the most visited historic sites in the state of Colorado, and one of only a handful of sites nationally dedicated to the interpretation of a woman’s story. Open for more than 43 years, the Museum serves nearly 50,000 people every year, including 10,000 youth, successfully achieving its mission to enhancing the city’s unique identity by telling the story of Margaret “Molly” Brown’s activism, philanthropy and passion through educational programs, exhibits and stewardship.
About Historic Denver Inc.
As one of the nation’s premier historic preservation organizations, Historic Denver, Inc. protects the historic neighborhoods that make Denver unique. Almost four decades into our journey, it is our goal to be a city that respects its past as it plans for the future. MORE HERE.
The Molly Brown House Museum is proud to be a National Trust Distinctive Destination, a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. National Trust members receive $2 off their admission price and 10% off merchandise in the Museum Store. Visit the National Trust website here
for more information on the program.
Holiday High Teas
Select Dates in December
Looking for a unique way to celebrate the holidays with family, friends, and co-workers? Afternoon tea at the Molly Brown House is the perfect way to express the joy of the season while sharing delectable treats and seeing Mrs. Brown’s décor –filled home. Museum Tour included. Tickets here.
“A Right to Vote”
October 9th, 2014 – January 25, 2015
1914 was also a busy year politically for Margaret Brown. Mrs. Brown was in the midst of a bid to become US Senator for Colorado when the events of Ludlow unfolded and when war was declared in Europe. A Right to Vote explores Margaret Brown’s active engagement with the U.S. suffragist movement centered in Newport, Rhode Island. The “Conference of Great Women” at the home of Alva Vanderbilt Belmont on July 25, 1914 was an important stepping stone towards the 19th Amendment, passed in 1920, prohibiting any United States citizen from being denied the right to vote on the basis of sex. This exhibit is in collaboration with the Colorado Committee for Women’s History and the Friends of the Auraria Library.
The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) awarded $17,000 from their Museums for America grant to the Molly Brown House Museum. The museum will use the grant funds to further the longevity of a textile collection important to the Museum’s historical themes and safe guard it for future generations.
Hours of Operation
The house museum and
exhibits may be viewed
by guided tour only.
Click here for information about tours
Open at 10:00 am
Last Tour starts at 3:30 pm
Open at 12:00 pm
Last Tour starts at 3:30 pm
Guided tours start every 30 minutes; subject to availability
Tickets are sold in person on a first come, first serve basis.
Reservations can be made for groups of 10 or more people.
The Museum Store
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
We are a proud
SCFD Tier III organization.
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