OUR MISSION: The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science preserves and interprets the distinctive natural and scientific heritage of our state through extraordinary collections, research, exhibits and programs designed to ignite a passion for lifelong learning.

At the Museum

Museum Pricing

  Museum Admission Only Combo Ticket (Museum + Planetarium)
Adults (13-59) $8.00 $10.00
Seniors (60+) $7.00 $9.00
Children (3-12) $5.00 $7.00

Planetarium Shows

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

DynaTheater Shows

DynaTheater Tickets
Adults (13-59) $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Children (3-12) $5.00

Announcements

FOSSIL FIESTA

September 21, 9am - 2pm 
Farmington Library

October 6th, 9am-4pm
New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

•  Hands-on activities exploring fossils and prehistoric life
•  Enjoy Smithsonian developed activities with fossils to understand how “we know about the past.”
•  Meet a paleontologist!
•  Virtual reality experience

Story Time

When: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the Month
Time: 10:00-11:00am
Where: Classroom #1

Free with Admission
For more information contact kellyj.white@state.nm.us.

Upcoming Events

September 18, 2019 - 6:00pm

Learn about Native American star stories and make your very own LED garment

October 4, 2019 - 6:00pm

First Friday Fractals shows at 6:00 or 7:00 p.m. are more informational and include videos that explain a bit about the math behind the most popular fractal (the Mandelbrot set) and provide an overview of the Fractal Foundation’s education and outreach program.

October 6, 2019 - 11:00am

Attend a family-friendly presentation on the use and misuse of prescription medications, aimed toward middle school age students, given by students from the UNM College of Pharmacy.

October 6, 2019 - 1:00pm

Attend a family-friendly presentation on the use and misuse of prescription medications, aimed toward middle school age students, given by students from the UNM College of Pharmacy.

October 16, 2019 - 10:00am

Celebrate Earth Science Week. Explore fossils, minerals and rocks of New Mexico with Museum experts.