Today at the Museum

Thursday, October 02

Museum Exhibits & Events
Planetarium Showtimes
DynaTheater Showtimes

Upcoming Events

See the spectacular, award-winning fulldome planetarium show that takes viewers on a tour of the fractals in nature and zooms through infinitely complex mathematical fractals.
On the first Sunday of every month, the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science is FREE to all New Mexico residents. Bring a NM ID or proof of residence. Regular admission fees apply for DynaTheather and Planetarium shows.
View the sun safely through our 16" observatory telescope!
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
It will be worth getting up early on October 8 to see a total lunar eclipse!

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New Mexico's Newest Dinosaur!

Meet Ziapelta, the newly found armored dinosaur that's making news around the world!

Opportunity Rover Breaks Distance Record!

The Opportunity Rover has traveled more than 25 miles on Mars, breaking previous Solar System distance record held by the Lunokhod Rover on the moon since 1973.

See the Elephant Butte Mastodon Skull!

Fossilworks volunteers are hard at work unearthing the stegomastodon skull that made news around the world!