Today at the Museum

Friday, February 27

Admission & Exhibits
Museum Admission
Adults (13-59) $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Children (3-12) $4.00
  1. Featured Exhibit:
  2. Birds of Paradise: Amazing Avian Evolution
  3. Take a journey to New Guinea and the exotic world of birds-of-paradise with "Birds of Paradise: Amazing Avian Evolution," a National Geographic Traveling Exhibition. Highlighting the groundbreaking research of photographer Tim Laman and Cornell Lab of Ornithology scientist Edwin Scholes, the exhibit features the extravagant plumage, crazy courtship dances and bizarre behaviors of the extraordinary birds.
Planetarium Showtimes
Planetarium Tickets
Adults (13-59) $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Children (3-12) $4.00
  1. 11am Earth, Moon & Sun
  2. 12pm Dark Universe
  3. 2pm Enchanted Skies
  4. 4pm Dark Universe
  5. Ticket sales stop ten minutes before show time. Planetarium showtimes are subject to change without notice.
DynaTheater Showtimes
Lockheed Martin DynaTheater Tickets
Adults (13-59) $10.00
Seniors (60+) $8.00
Children (3-12) $6.00
  1. 10am Tiny Giants 3D
  2. 11am Pandas: The Journey Home 3D
  3. 12pm Jerusalem 3D
  4. 1pm Pandas: The Journey Home 3D
  5. 2pm Tiny Giants 3D
  6. 3pm Pandas: The Journey Home 3D
  7. 4pm Jerusalem 3D
  8. Ticket sales stop ten minutes before show time.

Upcoming Events

Prehistoric Preschool is a Museum program for 3-5 year-olds and their adult companions to explore natural history topics in a supportive and fun atmosphere.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science is proud to present: New Mexico scientists highlight their science and how it has evolved over the past century.
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 apply for DynaTheather and Planetarium shows.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science is proud to present: New Mexico scientists highlight their science and how it has evolved over the past century.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.

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Announcements

Museum Opening Late due to Inclement Weather

On February 27th, 2015, the museum will be opening at 11:00 a.m.

Young Explorers Summer Science Camp Registration is now open!

Visit our Young Explorers Summer Camp Page for details. Register by April 15th for a 15% discount! Check out our new camps Mission Possible: Museum Quest and Just Winging It: All About Birds.

NatureScapes 2015 Call for Entries

The theme for 2015 is Colors of Nature in New Mexico. New Mexico has many beautiful colors occurring naturally in its land, sky, insects, minerals, flora and fauna. We encourage a diverse variety of subjects that capture the color of New Mexico from the smallest insect to the grandest landscape.

Planetarium Reopens!

The Planetarium is now open with extremely high resolution, state of the art projectors!