Today at the Museum

Monday, December 22

Museum Exhibits & Events
Planetarium Showtimes
DynaTheater Showtimes

Upcoming Events

Young Explorers Winter Camp -- "Scratch Programming in the Physical World"
Young Explorers Winter Camp -- "Poops and Prints""
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!

more events...


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.

NMMNHS Closed on Christmas and New Year's Day

The museum will be closed on both Christmas and New Year's Day this season, but will be open the rest of Winter Break!

Dinosaur-killer asteroid almost destroyed mammals as well!

The extinction of the dinosaurs 66 million years ago is thought to have paved the way for mammals to dominate, but a new study shows that many mammals died off alongside the dinosaurs.

Dinosaur Century wins Book Award!

Dinosaur Century, a catalog book from our exhibit of the same name, has just received the 2014 New Mexico-Arizona Book Award for best book in the category of Nature/Environment!