Upcoming Events and Programs

Join The Albuquerque Astronomical Society and museum staff to observe the moon in the observatory from 8 to 10 p.m., weather permitting.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Join us for a casual discussion followed by a themed tour. Limited to 15 people and includes coffee, light refreshments, and Museum
New Mexico scientists highlight their science and how it has evolved over the past century.
Join the Hands & Voices New Mexico Chapter for guest speakers in the planetarium!
The Museum will be closed all day on September 29. We're sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.
See the spectacular, award-winning fulldome planetarium show that takes viewers on a tour of the fractals in nature and zooms through infinitely complex mathematical fractals.
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.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
It will be worth getting up early on October 8 to see a total lunar eclipse!
Come to Tent Rocks National Monument for an evening of stargazing and navigation!
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Join us for a casual discussion and includes coffee, light refreshments, and Museum
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Safely view the only partial eclipse of the sun visible from North America for the next three years.
Join us for our Third Annual Fright Night! Adults 21+
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
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.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Adult Class - Creative Wire: Wire Sculpture. Learn a few fun things about New Mexico's natural world from a geologist's perspective and then to create your own handcrafted wire jewelry that will showcase these gems of the earth.
See the spectacular, award-winning fulldome planetarium show that takes viewers on a tour of the fractals in nature and zooms through infinitely complex mathematical fractals.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
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.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Adult Class Paper Creative Wire: Minerals and Jewelry. Learn a few fun things about New Mexico's natural world from a geologist's perspective and then to create your own handcrafted wire jewelry that will showcase these gems of the earth.
The new Orion spacecraft is NASA's next generation vehicle to carry humans beyond Earth's orbit. See the first test mission of this launch system!
See the spectacular, award-winning fulldome planetarium show that takes viewers on a tour of the fractals in nature and zooms through infinitely complex mathematical fractals.
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.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
New Mexico scientists highlight their science and how it has evolved over the past century.
Join us for a casual discussion followed by a themed tour. Limited to 15 people and includes coffee, light refreshments, and Museum
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
It's a Moonlit Masquerade New Year's Eve at the Museum.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.