Today at the Museum

Monday, September 01

Museum Exhibits & Events
Planetarium Showtimes
DynaTheater Showtimes

Upcoming Events

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.
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.
Join The Albuquerque Astronomical Society and museum staff to observe the moon in the observatory from 8 to 10 p.m., weather permitting.
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 for DynaTheather and Planetarium shows.
Take a docent-led, fact-filled, fun, guided tour of the Museum exhibits.

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Naturescapes Photo Contest

View and contribute to the Naturescapes Online flickr pool or enter the competition!

Opportunity Rover Breaks Distance Record!

The Opportunity Rover has traveled more than 25 miles on Mars, breaking previous Solar System distance record held by the Lunokhod Rover on the moon since 1973.

See the Elephant Butte Mastodon Skull!

Fossilworks volunteers are hard at work unearthing the stegomastodon skull that made news around the world!