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Hours and Admission

The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science is open from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM every day except for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.

Through June 2018, the Museum will also be open from 5:30 - 9 PM on the first Friday of each month with a special museum admission of $5 per person!  The DynaTheater and Planetarium fractal shows are priced separately.

Admission Prices 

Adults (13-59) $8.00 $7.00 $7.00
Seniors (60+) $7.00 $6.00 $6.00
Children(3-12) $5.00 $5.00 $4.00

Discounts available for multiple venue purchases.

Gift Cards for Museum and/or DynaTheater admission are available at the Membership Desk.

New Mexico seniors age 60 and older receive free Museum admission every Wednesday. (Planetarium and Dynatheater charges still apply.)

VISA, Mastercard, and Discover are accepted.

Wheelchairs are available on request.

Free Admission Days

The Museum is free to New Mexico residents (with ID) on the first Sunday of every month. (Note: The Museum will be closed January 1st, due to the New Year's Day holiday.)

Admission to the Museum is free to all Veterans (with ID) on Veterans Day, November 11th.

Regular charge still applies to the DynaTheater and Planetarium venues on these days.

 For any other questions, please call us at (505)841-2800.

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