Today at the Museum

Monday, May 25

Admission & Exhibits
Museum Admission
Adults (13-59) $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Children (3-12) $4.00
  1. Featured Exhibit:
  2. It Came From Mars!
  3. Earth has been invaded by rocks from Mars. Partnering with UNM's Institute of Meteoritics, the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science created this one-of-a-kind exhibit featuring Martian meteorites, some of the most valuable rocks found on Earth.
Planetarium Showtimes
Planetarium Tickets
Adults (13-59) $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Children (3-12) $4.00
  1. 11am Earth, Moon & Sun
  2. 12pm Dark Universe
  3. 2pm Enchanted Skies
  4. 4pm Dark Universe
  5. Ticket sales stop ten minutes before show time. Planetarium showtimes are subject to change without notice.
DynaTheater Showtimes
Lockheed Martin DynaTheater Tickets
Adults (13-59) $10.00
Seniors (60+) $8.00
Children (3-12) $6.00
  1. 10am Secret Ocean 3D
  2. 11am Walking with Dinosaurs 3D
  3. 12pm Secret Ocean 3D
  4. 1pm Walking with Dinosaurs 3D
  5. 2pm Secret Ocean 3D
  6. 3pm Walking with Dinosaurs 3D
  7. 4pm Secret Ocean 3D
  8. 5pm Tiny Giants 3D
  9. Ticket sales stop ten minutes before show time.

Upcoming Events

Join members of The Albuquerque Astronomical Society and study the moon in the museum's observatory.
We are honored to have world-renowned paleontologist, Steve Brusatte, visit the Museum on May 26. Don't miss out on meeting him and hearing about his recent collaboration on the new giant screen adventure, Walking with Dinosaurs: Prehistoric Planet 3D now showing at the DynaTheater.
Jurassic Park III
See the films that started it all: the Jurassic Park series on the 5-story DynaTheater screen!
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
See the spectacular, award-winning full-dome planetarium fractal show!

more events...


Executive Director Sought

The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science, is opening a search for a dynamic leader to administer all aspects of the museum's operations.

Members only DynaTheater Specials this Mother's Day and Father's Day!

MOTHER'S DAY: (May 10, 2015) Moms get in FREE with the purchase of an adult admission.
FATHER'S DAY: (June 21, 2015) Dads get in FREE with the purchase of an adult admission.

Young Explorers Summer Science Camp Registration is now open!

Visit our Young Explorers Summer Camp Page for details. Register by April 15th for a 15% discount! Check out our new camps Mission Possible: Museum Quest and Just Winging It: All About Birds.

NatureScapes 2015 Call for Entries

The theme for 2015 is Colors of Nature in New Mexico. New Mexico has many beautiful colors occurring naturally in its land, sky, insects, minerals, flora and fauna. We encourage a diverse variety of subjects that capture the color of New Mexico from the smallest insect to the grandest landscape.