Upcoming Events and Programs

It will be worth getting up early on October 8 to see a total lunar eclipse!
Safely view the only partial eclipse of the sun visible from North America for the next three years.
Join us for our Third Annual Fright Night! Adults 21+
Join members of The Albuquerque Astronomical Society and study the moon in the museum's observatory.
The new Orion spacecraft is NASA's next generation vehicle to carry humans beyond Earth's orbit. See the first test mission of this launch system!
See the spectacular, award-winning fulldome planetarium show that takes viewers on a tour of the fractals in nature and zooms through infinitely complex mathematical fractals.
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.
Enjoy all of your family holiday favorites accompanied by millions of colors of laser light!
Enjoy the amazing music of Pink Floyd along with spectacular laser effects!
Enjoy some of the greatest music of all time complete with lasers and more special effects!
Two great museums, one great party: It's a Museum Masquerade New Year's Eve!
Join members of The Albuquerque Astronomical Society and study the moon in the museum's observatory.
Join members of The Albuquerque Astronomical Society and study the moon in the museum's observatory.