OUR MISSION: The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science preserves and interprets the distinctive natural and scientific heritage of our state through extraordinary collections, research, exhibits and programs designed to ignite a passion for lifelong learning.

At the Museum

Museum Pricing

  Museum Admission Only Combo Ticket (Museum + Planetarium)
Adults (13-59) $8.00 $10.00
Seniors (60+) $7.00 $9.00
Children (3-12) $5.00 $7.00

Planetarium Shows

Planetarium Tickets
Adults (13-59) $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Children (3-12) $4.00

DynaTheater Shows

DynaTheater Tickets
Adults (13-59) $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Children (3-12) $5.00


Story Time

When: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the Month
Time: 10:00-11:00am
Where: Classroom #1

Free with Admission
For more information contact kellyj.white@state.nm.us.

Upcoming Events

May 22, 2019 - 6:30pm

Lecture Series “The Brain: It’s More Than You Think” Join us for lectures related to our two new exhibits: “Brain: The Inside Story” and “Drugs: Cost and Consequences” both opening early 2019

May 25, 2019 - 1:00pm

The Origins and Evolutionary History of Tyrannosaurus rex

June 6, 2019 - 9:30am

New Concepts in Alzheimer’s Disease and Vascular Cognitive Impairment by Gary Rosenberg, MD, Director UNM Center for Memory and Aging Thursday, June 6, 2019 • 9:30am-11am

June 7, 2019 - 6:00pm

First Friday Fractals shows at 6:00 or 7:00 p.m. are more informational and include videos that explain a bit about the math behind the most popular fractal (the Mandelbrot set) and provide an overview of the Fractal Foundation’s education and outreach program.

June 19, 2019 - 6:00pm

Join us for our art series every third Wednesday of the month featuring a variety of different art experiences each time.