Your Visit

Hours and Admission


Winter Hours (November–April)

SUNDAY10 am–5 pm


TUESDAY10 am–5 pm

WEDNESDAY10 am–5 pm

THURSDAY10 am–5 pm

FRIDAY10 am–5 pm*

SATURDAY10 am–5 pm

*Open from 5–7 pm on the first Friday of each month


The museum is closed for the following holidays each year: January 1, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.



One-day visit to the museum: New Mexico residents $7, nonresidents $12
Group rate for 10 or more with reservations made at least 2 weeks in advance: $8 per person. To make reservations call (505) 476-5200 or contact an educator.

Admission is FREE to

  • New Mexico residents, 57 pm Fridays, during seasonal extended Friday hours 
  • NM residents all day on the first Sunday of each month with ID
  • NM senior citizens 60 and older on Wednesdays
  • School groups (students and adults) with two weeks advance notice
  • Children 16 and under are always FREE
  • NM foster parents and foster children
  • Museum of New Mexico Foundation members

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