Join Ranger Mike in learning about outdoor cooking. What is an horno? How did the soldiers cook their meals while out on patrol? Explore cooking styles of the New Mexico past. Demonstration and ranger interaction included in general admission.
Milner Plaza at Museum Hill will feature artist demonstrations, Native dances, music, and food for visitors in celebration of the opening of the Here, Now & Always exhibition at Museum of Indian Arts & Culture - admission is FREE.
Los Luceros Historic Site will extend its hours from sunrise to sunset on the first Sunday of each month. During this time, entrance into Los Luceros will be FREE for New Mexico residents and includes access to the site’s visitor center, historic buildings, trails, and picnic area
New Mexico residents admitted FREE the first Sunday of each month. Youth 16 and under and Museum of New Mexico Foundation members are always free. We are open from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Come Explore our engaging exhibits!
For a second day Milner Plaza at Museum Hill will feature artist demonstrations, Native dances, music, and food for visitors in celebration of the opening of the Here, Now & Always exhibition at Museum of Indian Arts & Culture - admission is FREE.
Please join Dr. Jeanne Abrams, Professor, University of Denver, for a virtual event, as she shares on Jews, particularly Jewish women, who found unprecedented opportunity in the early American West.
This presentation is being jointly sponsored by the Fray Angelico Chavez Library and the Friends of History in conjunction with a grant from the Sue and Felix Warburg Collection in Honor of Willi and Flora Spiegelberg. The grant to the New Mexico History Museum provides resources to make collection acquisitions and to undertake research on Jewish Women Pioneers in 19th Century New Mexico History.
You can register for the lecture at: https://friendsofhistorynm.org/event/jewish-women-pioneering-the-frontier-trail-in-the-american-west/
Join us at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science (NMMNHS) on July 12 for a pair of special events that showcase the wide range of offerings at the Museum.
Jul 12, 2022
Conversation with Papier-Mâché Artist Roberto Benavidez
Museum of International Folk Art
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
MOIFA sponsored IFAM artist, Roberto Benavidez, in conversation with Laura Addison, Curator of European & American Folk Art Collections at the Museum of International Folk Art. Reception follows the presentation.
Registration opens Tuesday, June 21 at 9 am and is free for FOFA Members.
FOFA requires proof of vaccination and booster to attend this gathering. Masks are required. For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Art Explored! Story Time at the New Mexico Museum of Art
Every Tuesday at 11am in June and July in the Museum Library
Begin collecting art, jewelry, pottery and more from the next generation of Native American artists and craftspeople. Children and grandchildren of artists associated with the Palace of the Governors’ Portal Program will demonstrate and sell their own arts and crafts.
Free Courtyard event Saturday and Sunday. Enter through the “blue gate” on Lincoln Ave
Jul 22, 2022
Transgressions & Amplifications: Mixed Media Photography of the 1960s and 1970s
New Mexico Museum of Art
A lecture by curator Katherine Ware
Join us for a lecture by Katherine Ware on the eve of her official exhibition opening, with refreshments by the Women’s Board of the Museum of New Mexico, July 22, 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the New Mexico Museum of Art, 107 W. Palace Ave. Free admission
Fort Selden will keep its gates open late on this night. Watch the sun set behind the Robledos and Sierra de las Uvas to the west of the site and experience a family friendly night dedicated to New Mexican folklore. Family activities, food, music, and a history of folklore will dot the evening culminating in a visit by one of New Mexico’s most famous folktales: La Llorona, The Wailing Woman.
Join us for a baile! Learn and dance the traditional steps and figure dances that have been passed down for generations as a counterpart to the violin and accordion-driven melodies of Northern New Mexican music. Lucy Salazar will teach the steps and Lone Piñon will play la camila, la cuna, la varsoviana, and more.
Jul 27, 2022
VIRTUAL TOUR: "FAB FAVES" AS THE GIRARD WING TURNS 40
Museum of International Folk Art
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Free Hands-on Workshops for Ages 3-103
Join Us on Museum Hill Plaza, MOIFA Outdoor Classroom. Make a rain stick and enjoy a free visit to the museum.
Thurs, 7/28 - Rain Sticks
For groups of 6 or more, please call or email Patricia Sigala, 505-476-1212, email@example.com Museum entrance free for Arts Alive! participants during workshop hours.