First Sundays! Special Event -- "Mineral and Rock ID, from 1-3pm"

Sunday, October 4, 9:00 AM to Sunday, October 4, 5:00 PM

On the first Sunday of every month, the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science is FREE to all New Mexico residents. (Bring NM ID or proof of residence. Regular admission fees for DynaTheater and Planetarium shows.

Special Event -- Mineral and Rock ID,  1:00 – 3:00 pm 
Bring your rocks and minerals to the Museum to have them identified by experts from the Albuquerque Gem and Mineral Club. Learn about the minerals on display in our mineral gallery. Watch as the Gem and Mineral Club members demonstrate cutting and polishing minerals in the Museum’s Lapidary Studio. Games and hands-on activities for the family. Demonstrations and displays of gems. Complete a family scavenger hunt for rocks and minerals throughout the Museum. 

Guided Tour of the Museum Public Exhibits
Every First Sunday • 1:30–2:30 pm
Take a free, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Limited to 14 participants ages 13 and up
No registration required. Tours are first-come, first-served.




 

 
Questions contact:
August Wainwright
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505 841-2861

 

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 for DynaTheather and Planetarium shows.

FREE Admission to the Museum for all New Mexico Residents