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Upcoming Events at the Museum of New Mexico

6/1/16, Wednesday
10:00am — 5:00pm
Drop In and Draw

Take inspiration from the galleries, gardens and architecture of the museum any day of the week beginning June 1. Bring your own materials, or borrow the museum’s. 

New Mexico Museum of Art

6/1/16, Wednesday
10:15am — 12:15pm
Historical Downtown Walking Tours

Through October 15, learn about the history of Santa Fe on a Downtown Walking Tour led by New Mexico History Museum/Palace of the Governors guides every Monday through Saturday. Gather at the Palace Courtyard’s Blue Gate just south of the History Museum entrance at 113 Lincoln Avenue at 10:15 am. Cost: $10; children 16 and under free when with an adult. Museum guides do not accept tips. (No tours on Saturdays when large events are held on the Plaza, such as Spanish Market and Santa Fe Fiesta.)

New Mexico History Museum

6/1/16, Wednesday
12:00pm — 1:00pm
Billy the Kid and Other New Mexico Legends

Ray John de Aragon speaks on “Billy the Kid and Other New Mexico Legends," as part of the Brainpower & Brownbags Lecture Series. De Aragon, an Albuquerque historian with a memorabilia collection of Kid-related materials, is the author of Billy the Kid Meets his Ghost (Event Horizon Press, 2015) and an Arcadia photo book on Lincoln, NM. He wrote the foreword to the reprint of The Real Billy the Kid by former Territorial Governor Miguel Antonio Otero. Lectures are free in the Meem Community Room. Enter through the Washington Avenue doors.

New Mexico History Museum

6/3/16, Friday
5:30pm — 6:30pm
Arthur Lopez
Gallery Talk

Artist Arthur Lopez discusses his work on view in Con Cariño: Artists Inspired by Lowriders 5:30-6:30pm.

New Mexico Museum of Art

6/4/16, Saturday
2:00pm — 4:00pm
Honoring D-Day

On Saturday, June 4, 2016, the New Mexico History Museum will be host to "Honoring D-Day," a free event for those wishing to learn more about this historic event. The event is free and open to the public. Seating in the auditorium is limited. Bottled water only allowed.

New Mexico History Museum

6/4/16, Saturday
3:00pm — 4:00pm
Artful Looking
with Elaine Ritchel

Join guest educator Elaine Ritchel on the first Saturday of the month from June to October 2016 from 3 to 4:00 pm for deeper appreciation of art

New Mexico Museum of Art

6/5/16, Sunday
10:00am — 12:00pm
Plein Air Painting

Sunday mornings at 10:00 am, the central garden patio becomes a place for a personal adventure in creativity and art making. Gather your paints, pencils and friends and enjoy painting in the open air.  

New Mexico Museum of Art


Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

Museum of International Folk Art

New Mexico Museum of Art

New Mexico Historic Sites

Office of Archaeological Studies

New Mexico History Museum

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