Arts & Culture Upcoming Events

Old Town Walking Tours

Aug 18, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Take a historic stroll through Old Town, led by a knowledgeable Albuquerque Museum docent

Gallery Tours

Aug 17, 2022 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Meet at the front desk to join a one-hour, docent-led tour of Albuquerque Museum galleries.

Featured Exhibitions

Aug 17, 2022 from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Featured exhibitions at Albuquerque Museum, including The Legacy of La Malinche; Wit, Humor, and Satire; The Photography of Lee Marmon; Papercentric; and We Built This City.

Sculpture Garden Tours

Aug 17, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Take a stroll through Albuquerque Museum's outdoor sculpture gardens, led by a knowledgeable docent

Third Thursday featuring Chatter

Aug 18, 2022 from 05:00 PM to 08:30 PM
On the third Thursday of the month, Albuquerque Museum is "Live After 5" with free admission, music, special programs, and more!

World Orangutan Day

Aug 19, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM
Discover the fascinating natural history of orangutans and learn how you can help them.

Family Art Workshops

Aug 20, 2022 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
Stop by the Albuquerque Museum School during your visit to make an art project. We welcome families to the Museum with weekly opportunities to get creative together.

Westside Summerfest

Aug 20, 2022 from 05:00 PM to 10:00 PM
This free family-friendly event features fun for everyone including food trucks and live music by local bands.

Soundscapes in the Garden

Aug 25, 2022 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Albuquerque Museum and UNM Art & Ecology students and faculty present an interactive program featuring three artists.

Bread Amnesty Day

Aug 27, 2022 from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bread is bad for waterfowl. Trade your bread for healthier options during this event.

Heritage Spinning and Weaving

Aug 27, 2022 from 01:30 PM to 03:00 PM
Casa San Ysidro presents eight hands-on classes featuring the origins and histories of fiber in Spanish Colonial New Mexico along El Camino Real.

What is New Mexico Art?

Sep 06, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Albuquerque Museum presents an online presentation of work in the museum's permanent collection.


Sep 07, 2022 from 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Albuquerque Museum presents a screening of the film "Downsizing"

Free First Wednesday

Sep 07, 2022 from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
General admission to Albuquerque Museum is free on the First Wednesday of the month. EXCEPTION: No free admission during Balloon Fiesta, October 1–9, 2022.


Feb 03, 2023 from 07:30 PM to 09:30 PM
Presented by Spanish Guitar Entertainment