Upcoming Events and Programs

Learn about the effects that forest fires have on the ecology of our New Mexico Wilderness
Enjoy a beautiful summer afternoon at The Sandia Mountain Natural History Center: trails, picnic areas, and exhibits will be open all day!
Join us for our Third Annual Fright Night! Adults 21+
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"
Young Explorers Winter Camp -- "Poops and Prints""
Young Explorers Winter Camp -- "Paleoforensics: Dinosaur PI"
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
Young Explorers Winter Camp -- "Planet Camp"
Two great museums, one great party: It's a Museum Masquerade New Year's Eve!
Join other educators in getting to know this amazing hands-on, K-12 interdisciplinary curriculum about the Middle Rio Grande bosque ecosystem at the Rio Grand Nature State Park.
Young Explorers Winter Camp -- "Draw What You See: Blending Art and Science"
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.
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.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.
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.
Join us for a casual discussion followed by a themed tour. Limited to 15 people and includes coffee, light refreshments, and Museum