Denver, Colorado: Gnomes Hidden at MuseumEight tiny gnomes are surreptitiously painted into the science museum's dioramas.
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
- 2001 Colorado Blvd., Denver, CO
- Denver Museum of Nature & Science, in City Park, approximately three miles east of downtown Denver, at the intersection of Montview and Colorado Boulevards.
- Daily 9 am - 5 pm. Closed Christmas. (Call to verify)
- Adults $11, Children $6.
Visitor Tips and News About Gnomes Hidden at Museum
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science's hidden gnomes are really tiny creatures, only a couple inches tall, and virtually impossible to pick out without assistance.[Robert MacLeay, 07/31/2010]
Hidden in the Denver Museum of Nature & Science's dioramas are eight tiny gnomes that are painted into the dioramas (originally created sometime in the '70s). The artist used the gnomes as his signature - for something fun and different.
When I was in elementary school, the best part of going to the museum was trying to find the gnomes (like "Where's Waldo" on a grand scale), but will all the newbies in Denver nobody seems to know or remember that they are still there. They are![Jessica Burris, 01/02/2006]