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Public Opening: Pesos and Patriots

Albuquerque Museum presents the opening day of this community-curated history exhibition.


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Jan 26, 2019
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM


Albuquerque Museum
2000 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104


Learn about New Mexico’s role in America’s War for Independence. 

  • 1 p.m. Guitar performance by Dan Dowling
  • 1 - 2:30 p.m. Create art in the Museum School related to the exhibition
  • 2:30 p.m. Lecture by author and historian Dr. Thomas E. Chávez

Free general Museum admission from 1 - 5 p.m.




General Admission during the opening is free.
$5 additional special exhibit surcharge for "Visions of the Hispanic World" applies during free days and events at Albuquerque Museum.

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Public Opening: Pesos and Patriots

Dr. Thomas E. Chávez is an independent researcher, consultant, and historian with a PhD from the University of New Mexico. He has published numerous book reviews, articles, nine books, and wrote a monthly Sunday article for The Santa Fe New Mexican.


Elizabeth Becker