Visitor Info

Museum Hours and Admission

The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science is open from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM every day except September 29, 2014, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.

Admission Prices 

Venue Adults (13-59) Seniors (60+) Children(3-12)
MUSEUM EXHIBITS $7.00 $6.00 $4.00
DYNATHEATER $10.00 $8.00 $6.00
PLANETARIUM $7.00 $6.00 $4.00


  • Discounts available for multiple venue purchases.
  • Gift Cards for Museum and/or DynaTheater admission are available at the Membership Desk.
  • New Mexico seniors age 60 and older receive free Museum admission every Wednesday.
  • VISA, Mastercard, and Discover are accepted.

Free Admission Days

Regular charge still applies to the DynaTheater and Planetarium venues on these days.

  • The Museum is free to New Mexico residents (with ID) on the first Sunday of every month. (Note: The Museum will be closed January 1st, due to the New Year's Day holiday.)
  • Admission to the Museum is free to all Veterans (with ID) on Veterans Day, November 11th.

 For any other questions, please call us at (505)841-2800.