Visit Us


What better way to learn more about RMCAD than to come and see it for yourself? When you visit our historic campus, you’ll have the chance to see our galleries and classrooms, talk to professors, and witness firsthand what it’s like to attend RMCAD. We offer monthly open houses, gallery visits, and scheduled tours tailored to your interests.


RMCAD is home to four galleries that showcase the work of our students and faculty, as well as visiting national and international artists. Our campus is also home to an outdoor sculpture garden.

We welcome you to visit the Philip J. Steele, Rude, Alumni, and Student Galleries! Gallery hours are 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Please check in at the front desk of the Texas Building for a parking pass and campus information. Click here to read about current exhibitions.


Enter the campus through the main gates (by the brick signs). Visitor parking is available on the north side of the Texas Building, the first building you encounter as you enter the campus. Please enter through the north entrance of the Texas Building and check in at our Information Desk in the center of the first floor hallway.


The Holiday Inn Lakewood

The Holiday Inn Lakewood, an award-winning, full-service hotel is located 8 miles south of campus. RMCAD visitors may enjoy a significantly discounted standing room rate of $69/night. Please mention code “ILKA8” when making reservations.

The hotel is located at 7390 W. Hampden Avenue, near the intersection of Wadsworth and Hampden (US 285). A courtesy shuttle between the hotel and campus is offered for all RMCAD guests based on availability. Call 888.737.5253 for reservations or visit for more information.

The Curtis Hotel

The Curtis Hotel is 5 miles east of campus in the heart of Downtown Denver. A boutique hotel with a fun, pop-culture feel, The Curtis offers flat-screen televisions and iPod speaker systems in their chic, contemporary guest rooms.

They offer a discounted $150 “Sleep with Art” rate to RMCAD visitors and guests. Just reference “Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design” when booking your room. Call 800.525.6651 or visit for reservations or more information.