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

Upcoming Events

November 14, 2018 - 6:30pm

From Plants to Pills: The Evolution of the Antidepressant By Dr. Daniel Barto, UNM Health Sciences Center November 14, 2018 • 6:30pm – 8pm

November 22, 2018 (All day)

The NMMNH&S is closed, and will open our hours tomorrow.

November 26, 2018 - 11:00am

Watch the latest spacecraft landing on Mars along with solar system experts.

December 7, 2018 - 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.

December 14, 2018 - 11:00am

Hear a mythological legend told with laser-light animation.