Today at the Museum

Tuesday, September 02

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 The animal collections offer a unique opportunity to do observational drawing from life size animals and skeletons. With a few drawing materials you can explore drawing techniques from expressive gesture drawing to tips on creating a 3- dimensional drawing. This class is open to beginning and experienced artists, teens and adults.
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!