At the Museum

Museum Admission

Adults (13-59) $8.00
Seniors (60+) $7.00
Children (3-12) $5.00

Planetarium Shows

Planetarium Tickets
Adults (13-59) $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Children (3-12) $4.00

DynaTheater Shows

Lockheed Martin DynaTheater Tickets
Adults (13-59) $10.00
Seniors (60+) $8.00
Children (3-12) $6.00

Announcements

Owls in the Land of Enchantment

15 April – 25 September

Discover owls of New Mexico. Learn about the unique adaptations of owls, where they live and how they hunt. What do owls mean to you?
This new exhibit features photography by Dennis Dusenbery and specimens from New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science and the Museum of Southwestern Biology University of New Mexico.

Seedlings Garden Workshop

Garden Workshops for Families provide opportunities for families with children ages 4 to 12 to explore biology, garden practices, soil science, water in the desert, and much more in an outdoor garden setting. This program is hands-on and encourages independent exploration; this is a STEAM program, incorporating creative art, music, poetry with science discovery. Included is a healthy, theme-based snack and a take home packet.

Seedlings Garden Workshop - April 22, 2017
Celebrate Earth Day with your children in the Learning Garden – How to Thin, Soil Tests, Seed Balls, Test Your Seed IQ, and more!
Saturday, April 22 10 am—Noon
$15 per child & 2 adults
$25 for 2 or 3 children & 2 adults –
Limited to 20 families.
Preregistration required, register here.
For more information, contact
Cirrelda Snider-Bryan
NMMNHS Garden Programs Coordinator - 505-948-1615

 

 

Special Exhibit

The Wonderful World of Opals Opens Friday, February 10, 2017

Katherine Jetter, leading expert in the opal industry, is our guest curator. This amazing exhibit features examples of Australian, Mexican, Ethiopian and Peruvian opal, as well as some set jewels from Jetter’s collection.

FREE with Museum admission.

Upcoming Events

April 15, 2017 (All day)

Open April 15 - Sept. 24

May 1, 2017 - 9:30am

A fun opportunity to learn something new about science with an emphasis on New Mexico. Many classes blend art or history with science.

May 1, 2017 - 1:30pm

Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.

May 1, 2017 - 3:30pm

A fun opportunity to learn something new about science with an emphasis on New Mexico. Many classes blend art or history with science.

May 2, 2017 - 9:00am

Museum Closed today