At the Museum

Museum Admission

Adults (13-59) $8.00
Seniors (60+) $7.00
Children (3-12) $5.00

Planetarium Shows

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

The Planetarium is closed today and will not be offering any shows. We're sorry for any inconvenience.

DynaTheater Shows

Lockheed Martin DynaTheater Tickets
Adults (13-59) $10.00
Seniors (60+) $8.00
Children (3-12) $6.00

The Lockheed Martin DynaTheater is closed today and will not be offering any shows. We're sorry for any inconvenience.

Announcements

Nights at the Museum -- "Valentine's Day"

February 10th, 2017

The Museum of Natural History and Science is for lovers.
Join us for an evening of dancing and dinosaurs from 6:30 pm – 11:30 pm.
$15 for adults 21+,
includes the museum exhibits, a fractal show in our planetarium,
and dancing with Stan, our T-rex.

Purchase tickets at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2823158

 

$5 Dollar First Friday

On the first Friday of select months, four times a year, the entire Museum will be open in the evening at a reduced admission. These special evenings will focus on a current scientific topic or activity.

This First Friday's focus is: Be the Dinosaur!

Travel back to the time of dinosaurs in the museum’s temporary exhibit Be the Dinosaur!  During this special evening only, the museum’s paleontologists will be available to answers any questions about the world before 65 million years ago.

  • $5 per person museum admission; open 5:30 - 9 p.m.
  • Expertly-manned tables and fun activities throughout the museum
  • Exhibit tours by museum Director of Research and Collections, Spencer Lucas, at 6:15 and 7:30 p.m.
  • Fossil Works lab operating 5:30 – 8 p.m.
  • $5 per person DynaTheater movies:
    • 6:30 p.m. - Great White Shark
    • 7:30 pm. - Incredible Predator
  • $5 food truck open 5 – 8 p.m.
  • First Friday Fractals in the Planetarium at 6, 7, 8 & 9 p.m. (visit fractalfoundation.org for tickets and more information)
  • Observatory open 7 – 9 p.m. (weather permitting)
  • Nature Works store open 5:30 – 8 p.m.

Upcoming Events

January 24, 2017 - 9:00am

Museum Closed today

January 25, 2017 - 1:00pm

Join us for all ages hands-on family activities exploring a range of space science topics.

January 26, 2017 - 9:00am

Spring Session 1: Paleontologist 101 Explore the prehistoric landscape. Discover the science of paleontology.

January 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

Join us for review of what birds we could view on a day-long journey at New Mexico's own world-famous refuge south of Socorro.

January 27, 2017 - 9:00am

Spring Session 1: Paleontologist 101 Explore the prehistoric landscape. Discover the science of paleontology.