Did You Know?

Did you know 4,000 students visit the Molly Brown House every year?


The Molly Brown House Museum offers tours and programs for students and adults year round. The links below can guide you to resources both at the museum, and resources that can come to your classroom.

Now accepting reservations for programs and tours for the 2015-2016 school year!  September, October, December, April, and May are our busiest months for school programs and tours!! Please book early!!  

We offer joint tours with the Colorado State Capitol.  2016 dates are January 4th, January 5th, June 1st, and June 3rd.  These are first come first serve and must have a reservation.  Book early!

To schedule please fill out the following form or call the Director of Education, Jamie Melissa Wilms at 303-832-4092 x17.

Field Trips

Museum Guided Tour (K-Adult):
Walk in Molly's footsteps!  explore the home of legendary Titanic heroine Margaret "Molly" Brown.  It is the perfect way to supplement a unit on Colorado history, women's history, Denver history, mining history, architecture and more! We can accommodate up to 30 people per tour. Tours are approximately 45 minutesReservations required. 
Cost: K-8: $4.00 per student, High School: $5.00 per student, Chaperones: $6.00, Teachers free! 

Mind Your Manners Tea (1st-8th grade): 
Students will have the opportunity to learn Victorian social and table manners while practicing with snacks and games.  This program takes place on the third floor of the museum.  Lasts about 45 minutes 
Cost: $75/session-no more than 30 students per session, available ONLY Monday-Friday, 10:00am-3:00pm

Museum Guided Tour & Mind Your Manners Tea (1st-8th grade): 
Combine our House Tour and Mind Your Manners Tea into one interactive experience for students.  Enjoy a tour of Margaret "Molly" Brown's home and then learn some social and tea manners through an interactive tea program on the third floor.  Program lasts 1 hour and 45 minutes
Cost: $6.00 per student 

Molly's Neighborhood Walking Tour (3rd-HS): 
Experience the living aspect of history! Use knowledge of urban growth and historic preservation to analyze the sights and sounds of capitol hill on this walking tour. 
Cost: $4.00-5.00 per student 

House Tour & Molly's Neighborhood Walking Tour (3rd-HS): 
Combine our House Tour and Molly's Neighborhood Walking Tour for an in depth experience for students.  Explore the home of Margaret "Molly" Brown and learn about the neighborhood when Margaret lived there and how it became the Capitol Hill neighborhood we know today. 
Cost: $8.00 per student 

If your school is a Title One School in the seven county metro area of Denver, your students are FREE. Funding is limited, so call to schedule your tour today. Please note that it is still $6.00 per adult with 1 complimentary teacher per 30 students. Thanks to the generosity of the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District. 

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Classroom Programs

Can't make the trip to the Molly Brown House Museum?  We will come to you!  Our innovative and interactive programs will bring history to life with artifacts, historical facts, and fun activities!  For only $100.00 per program, Museum staff will come directly to you! 

Continuing for the 2015-2016 school year: 
Free programs to Title One Schools in the seven county metro area of Denver.

Our programs are tied to 

State and National Model Content Standards.

  E-mail the Director of Education to schedule a program today!


Carpetbag (1st-5th grade): 
This pre-visit program is a perfect combination to our onsite House Tour.  Students will be able to meet Molly through a brief introduction provided by one of our costumed presenters. 

NEW FOR FALL 2015!  Science of Titanic (3rd-6th grade): 
Students will be able to explore how the Titanic was built and understand how it worked through this interactive math and science programming using replicas of the ship and other fun interactives.

Uncovering the Titanic: An Artifact Exploration (1st-5th grade):
Learn all about the Titanic with reproduction artifacts!  Students will transform into curators by wearing white gloves and diving deeper into the history of Titanic.  

Mining Lab (2nd-5th grade):
This new hands on program will allow students to learn about three different types of mining while understanding what life was like in mining camps.  Touchable artifacts will accompany this program such as miner's helmets and gold! 

Titanic Shuffleboard (2nd-8th grade): 
Through Molly's most recognizable adventure, participants learn the facts while learning a fun game of shuffleboard. 

UPDATED! Denver Grows! (3rd-6th grade):
Travel through time as Denver grows from a mining town to a great urban center, this program fits in with Colorado and local history curriculum.  This program will correspond with our new classroom curriculum book Discovering Denver: Brick by Brick.  

NEW AND IMPROVED! Lego City (5th-8th grade):
Become a historic preservationist through this popular program! Build you own cities both past and present and learn about saving historic structures, evolution of a city, and the importance of historic preservation.

Molly the Activist (5th-12th grade): 
Take a look at Molly's involvement in politics and reform efforts including women's suffrage.  This is a great program for women's history month! 

Speaker's Bureau (6th-Adult, $150 per program): 
Learn about the Outrageous Times of Molly Brown, Victorian Holidays, Women's Lives, Restoration, and so much more in this interactive lecture series.  

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