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Oct 31

Friends of Archaeology: Yucatan, The Mayan Route and Chiapas

12 / Office of Archaeological Studies

From Merida to San Cristobal de las Casas, this excursion will visit several of the most famous Mayan cities: Palenque, Chichen Itza, Calakmul, and the murals of Bonampak. Museums, shopping and sharing experiences with local residents are also on the activity list. Organized by Rosa Carlson, and accompanied by OAS director emeritus, Tim Maxwell. Cost to be announced. Please check here and here for updates. To become a FOA member, click here.  

Oct 31

Drop In and Draw

10 AM to 5 PM / New Mexico Museum of Art

Every day during regular museum hours

Oct 31

Three Films about Photography

2 to 3:30 PM / New Mexico Museum of Art

Part of our year-long celebration of photography.  St. Francis Auditorium.  2:00 to about 3:30 pm.   Free.

Oct 31

Free Friday Nights Go Weekly

5 to 8 PM / New Mexico History Museum

Free admission from 5 to 8 pm every Friday, May through October. Come enjoy the exhibits, special events, and head out to dinner with the money you saved.

Oct 31

Music at the Museum

5:30 to 7:30 PM / New Mexico Museum of Art

Every Friday except October 17th from 5:30-7:30pm

Nov 1

Friends of Archaeology: Yucatan, The Mayan Route and Chiapas

12 / Office of Archaeological Studies

From Merida to San Cristobal de las Casas, this excursion will visit several of the most famous Mayan cities: Palenque, Chichen Itza, Calakmul, and the murals of Bonampak. Museums, shopping and sharing experiences with local residents are also on the activity list. Organized by Rosa Carlson, and accompanied by OAS director emeritus, Tim Maxwell. Cost to be announced. Please check here and here for updates. To become a FOA member, click here.  

Nov 1

New winter hours

12 / New Mexico History Museum

Starting November 1, the New Mexico History Museum switches to its winter hours, meaning we will be closed on Mondays and observe Free Friday Evenings only on the first Friday of each month (rather than every week).

Winter hours, November through April: 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday; Free Friday Evening, 5-8 pm, the first Friday of each month. Closed Thanksgiving day, Christmas, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday.

Nov 1

Dia de los Muertos

12 / Lincoln Historic Site

Nov 1

Three Films about Photography

2 to 3:30 PM / New Mexico Museum of Art

Part of our year-long celebration of photography.  St. Francis Auditorium.  2:00 to about 3:30 pm.   Free.

Nov 1

Community Altar Building Dia de Muertos/Day of the Dead

5 to 7 PM / Museum of International Folk Art

Outdoor community altar building for Dia de los Muertos/ Day of the Dead

Nov 2

Friends of Archaeology: Yucatan, The Mayan Route and Chiapas

12 / Office of Archaeological Studies

From Merida to San Cristobal de las Casas, this excursion will visit several of the most famous Mayan cities: Palenque, Chichen Itza, Calakmul, and the murals of Bonampak. Museums, shopping and sharing experiences with local residents are also on the activity list. Organized by Rosa Carlson, and accompanied by OAS director emeritus, Tim Maxwell. Cost to be announced. Please check here and here for updates. To become a FOA member, click here.  

Nov 2

New winter hours

12 / New Mexico History Museum

Starting November 1, the New Mexico History Museum switches to its winter hours, meaning we will be closed on Mondays and observe Free Friday Evenings only on the first Friday of each month (rather than every week).

Winter hours, November through April: 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday; Free Friday Evening, 5-8 pm, the first Friday of each month. Closed Thanksgiving day, Christmas, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday.

Nov 2

Day of the Dead/Dia de Muertos Annual fall Celebration

1 to 4 PM / Museum of International Folk Art

Nov 2

Courage + Compassion: Native Women Sculpting Women Opening Celebration for Groundbreaking Sculpture Show

1 to 4 PM / Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

Featuring ten monumental sculptures by leading American Indian women sculptors

Nov 2

Three Films about Photography

2 to 3:30 PM / New Mexico Museum of Art

Part of our year-long celebration of photography.  St. Francis Auditorium.  2:00 to about 3:30 pm.   Free.

Nov 2

Tattoo Nation A Painting the Divine event

2 to 4 PM / New Mexico History Museum

See portions of the 2013 documentary Tattoo Nation and hear from Director Eric Schwartz in the History Museum auditorium. The event is free with admission; Sundays are free to NM residents. Children 16 and under free daily.

Nov 3

Friends of Archaeology: Yucatan, The Mayan Route and Chiapas

12 / Office of Archaeological Studies

From Merida to San Cristobal de las Casas, this excursion will visit several of the most famous Mayan cities: Palenque, Chichen Itza, Calakmul, and the murals of Bonampak. Museums, shopping and sharing experiences with local residents are also on the activity list. Organized by Rosa Carlson, and accompanied by OAS director emeritus, Tim Maxwell. Cost to be announced. Please check here and here for updates. To become a FOA member, click here.  

Nov 3

New winter hours

12 / New Mexico History Museum

Starting November 1, the New Mexico History Museum switches to its winter hours, meaning we will be closed on Mondays and observe Free Friday Evenings only on the first Friday of each month (rather than every week).

Winter hours, November through April: 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday; Free Friday Evening, 5-8 pm, the first Friday of each month. Closed Thanksgiving day, Christmas, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday.

Nov 4

Friends of Archaeology: Yucatan, The Mayan Route and Chiapas

12 / Office of Archaeological Studies

From Merida to San Cristobal de las Casas, this excursion will visit several of the most famous Mayan cities: Palenque, Chichen Itza, Calakmul, and the murals of Bonampak. Museums, shopping and sharing experiences with local residents are also on the activity list. Organized by Rosa Carlson, and accompanied by OAS director emeritus, Tim Maxwell. Cost to be announced. Please check here and here for updates. To become a FOA member, click here.  

Nov 4

New winter hours

12 / New Mexico History Museum

Starting November 1, the New Mexico History Museum switches to its winter hours, meaning we will be closed on Mondays and observe Free Friday Evenings only on the first Friday of each month (rather than every week).

Winter hours, November through April: 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday; Free Friday Evening, 5-8 pm, the first Friday of each month. Closed Thanksgiving day, Christmas, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday.

Nov 5

New winter hours

12 / New Mexico History Museum

Starting November 1, the New Mexico History Museum switches to its winter hours, meaning we will be closed on Mondays and observe Free Friday Evenings only on the first Friday of each month (rather than every week).

Winter hours, November through April: 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday; Free Friday Evening, 5-8 pm, the first Friday of each month. Closed Thanksgiving day, Christmas, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday.

Nov 5

Spotlight Tours of NM Museum of Art

12:15 to 1:15 PM / New Mexico Museum of Art

A series of gallery talks by NM Museum of Art Docents featuring artists on display in the Museum.

Nov 6

New winter hours

12 / New Mexico History Museum

Starting November 1, the New Mexico History Museum switches to its winter hours, meaning we will be closed on Mondays and observe Free Friday Evenings only on the first Friday of each month (rather than every week).

Winter hours, November through April: 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday; Free Friday Evening, 5-8 pm, the first Friday of each month. Closed Thanksgiving day, Christmas, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday.

Nov 7

New winter hours

12 / New Mexico History Museum

Starting November 1, the New Mexico History Museum switches to its winter hours, meaning we will be closed on Mondays and observe Free Friday Evenings only on the first Friday of each month (rather than every week).

Winter hours, November through April: 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday; Free Friday Evening, 5-8 pm, the first Friday of each month. Closed Thanksgiving day, Christmas, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday.

Nov 7

Friends of Contemporary Art + Photography: Preview of Hunting + Gathering: New Additions to the Museum's Collection

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Join the Friends of Contemporary Art + Photography for a fun-filled evening of hors d’oeuvres and wine as the museum highlights new acquisitions to the permanent collection. Call 505.982.7799 ext. 1  for more information. To become a FOCA+P member, click here.