Today at the Museum

Tuesday, March 03

Admission & Exhibits
Museum Admission
Adults (13-59) $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Children (3-12) $4.00
  1. Featured Exhibit:
  2. Birds of Paradise: Amazing Avian Evolution
  3. Take a journey to New Guinea and the exotic world of birds-of-paradise with "Birds of Paradise: Amazing Avian Evolution," a National Geographic Traveling Exhibition. Highlighting the groundbreaking research of photographer Tim Laman and Cornell Lab of Ornithology scientist Edwin Scholes, the exhibit features the extravagant plumage, crazy courtship dances and bizarre behaviors of the extraordinary birds.
Planetarium Showtimes
Planetarium Tickets
Adults (13-59) $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Children (3-12) $4.00

    The Planetarium is closed for maintenance every Tuesday until further notice. Please call the Museum information line at (505) 841-2800 for information on show times and other events.

  1. 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 Tiny Giants 3D
  2. 11am Pandas: The Journey Home 3D
  3. 12pm Jerusalem 3D
  4. 1pm Pandas: The Journey Home 3D
  5. 2pm Tiny Giants 3D
  6. 3pm Pandas: The Journey Home 3D
  7. 4pm Jerusalem 3D
  8. Ticket sales stop ten minutes before show time.

Upcoming Events

Prehistoric Preschool is a Museum program for 3-5 year-olds and their adult companions to explore natural history topics in a supportive and fun atmosphere.
Adult Class Paper Creative Wire: Minerals and Jewelry. Learn a few fun things about New Mexico's natural world from a geologist's perspective and then to create your own handcrafted wire jewelry that will showcase these gems of the earth.
See the spectacular, award-winning full-dome planetarium fractal show!
STARTUP for Students! Explore the Museum's STARTUP: Albuquerque and the Personal Computer Revolution Gallery. The NM Highlands University Department of Media Arts & Technology, at The Museum, is offering four workshops.

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Announcements

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.