Today at the Museum

Thursday, December 18

Museum Exhibits & Events
Planetarium Showtimes
DynaTheater Showtimes

Upcoming Events

Enjoy an exclusive screening of the holiday classic "The Polar Express" on the giant screen in the DynaTheater. Every person will receive a small surprise.
Enjoy an exclusive screening of the holiday classic "The Polar Express" on the giant screen in the DynaTheater. Every person will receive a small surprise.
Young Explorers Winter Camp -- "For the Birds"
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Young Explorers Winter Camp -- "Scratch Programming in the Physical World"

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Announcements

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.

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!

90 Million Year Old Turtle!

A hiker stumbled upon a 90 million year old turtle fossil near Truth or Consequences, NM making news around the world! Our collections researchers carefully excavated it and are hard at work studying this great find.

New Mexico's Newest Dinosaur!

Meet Ziapelta, the newly found armored dinosaur that's making news around the world!