Upcoming Events and Programs

Enjoy fun family activities that demonstrate the power of the Sun?s light, heat, and radiation and view the Sun through a variety of specially-filtered telescopes.
The new Orion spacecraft is NASA's next generation vehicle to carry humans beyond Earth's orbit. Watch the next chance at a successful launch!
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.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Join us for a casual discussion followed by a themed tour. Limited to 15 people and includes coffee, light refreshments, and Museum
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
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.
Literacy/Math/Science Workshop for Early Childhood Teachers. This professional development workshop is intended for early childhood teachers.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Join members of The Albuquerque Astronomical Society and study the moon in the museum's observatory.
See the spectacular, award-winning full-dome planetarium fractal show!
It will be worth getting up early on April 4 to see a unique almost total lunar eclipse!
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.
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.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
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.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science is proud to present: New Mexico scientists highlight their science and how it has evolved over the past century.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
New Mexico scientists highlight their science and how it has evolved over the past century.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science is proud to present: New Mexico scientists highlight their science and how it has evolved over the past century.
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.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Join members of The Albuquerque Astronomical Society and study the moon in the museum's observatory.
See the spectacular, award-winning full-dome planetarium fractal show!
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.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Join members of The Albuquerque Astronomical Society and study the moon in the museum's observatory.
Join us for a family rafting adventure next summer! We'll float 26 miles between Bluff and Mexican Hat, Utah.