Today at the Museum

Sunday, August 02

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. It Came From Mars!
  4. 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

    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 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

The planetarium will be closed to the public on July 30, August 1, and August 2. We're sorry for any inconvenience.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Join other educators in getting to know this amazing hands-on, K-12 interdisciplinary curriculum about the Middle Rio Grande bosque ecosystem at the Rio Grand Nature State Park.
New Mexico scientists highlight their science and how it has evolved over the past century.
See the spectacular, award-winning full-dome planetarium fractal show!

more events...

Announcements

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.

Planetarium Closed July 30, August 1, and August 2

The Planetarium will be closed to the public on July 30, August 1, and August 2, 2015 due to a conference. We're sorry for any inconvenience.

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.