Museum Studies

MSC01 1050
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
Hibben Center
Rm 320

Phone: (505) 277-0786

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UNM Museums


Geology Museum

Northrup Hall 
Closed until further notice. 

Maxwell Museum of Anthropology

Anthropology Building
Tuesday - Saturday: 10am - 4pm
Permits for parking can be obtained in the museum.

Meteorite Museum

Northrup Hall
Closed until further notice.  Call 505.277.2747 for more information

The Museum of Southwestern Biology (MSB)

C.E.R.I.A. Building
Open by appointment. Call 505.277.1360 

University Art Museum

Center for the Arts
Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 4pm

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UNM Museum Map

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Masley Hall Art Gallery

Art Education Building
Call 277-4112 or visit the website for more information.

Sommers Gallery

Art Building, Room 202 -#84
Mon-Friday: 8am-4pm

Tamarind Institute

2500 Central SE
Mon-Friday: 9am-5pm

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Albuquerque Museums

Many Albuquerque museums are currently closed due to COVID-19. Visit the website for each institution for more information.



Aquarium & Botanic Garden, 2601Central Ave NW
Zoo, 903 Tenth St SW

Albuquerque Museum of Art & History

Traditional & contemporary art of New Mexico and 400 years of Rio Grande Valley history. Museum. Art Gallery. Gift Store. Café.
2000 Mountain Rd NW • 505.243.7255

Balloon Museum (Albuquerque International)

Discover the history, art, culture, science & sport of lighter-than-air flight (balloons & airships). Gift Shop. 
9201 Balloon Museum Dr NE (Alameda & I-25, Exit 233) • 505.768.6020


Ideas You Can Touch. Visitors explore more than 250 transactive exhibit activities in science, technology and art. Find unique gifts in our store. Open Daily.
1701 Mountain Rd NW • 505.224.8300

Holocaust & Intolerance Museum of New Mexico

Exhibits include the Holocaust, Native American persecution, slavery in America, and the Rwandan, Armenian & Greek genocides.
616 Central Ave SW • 505.247.0606

Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

"Gateway to the 19 Pueblos of New Mexico." Museum. Gift Shop. Restaurant. Performances.
2401 12th St NW (between I-40 & Menaul) • 505.843.7270

National Museum of Nuclear Science

Learn the story of the atomic age. See aircraft in our Heritage Park. Gift Shop.
601 Eubank SE (one mile south of I-40) • 505.245.2137

National Hispanic Cultural Center

A multi-disciplinary arts center promoting Hispanic culture. Art exhibitions, performances, genealogy center. Gift Shop. Restaurant.
1701 4th St SW (Corner of Avenida César Chavez & 4th) • 505.246.2261

New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

The ancient past comes to life at this interactive, high-tech museum, including lots of dinosaurs! Planetarium. 3D Digital Giant Screen Theater. Gift Shop. Café.
1801 Mountain Rd NW • 505.841.2800

New Mexico Steam Locomotive and Railroad Historical Society

See the restoration of a huge steam locomotive and the history of railroads in New Mexico.
Hours: Wednesday & Saturday 9am - 3pm • 1833 8th St NW

Petroglyph National Monument

Albuquerque's only National Park Unit. Over 20,000 Native American & Hispanic rock carvings. Trails. Events.
6001 Unser Blvd NW • 505.899.0205 x335

Rio Grande Nature Center State Park

A trail system along the river, classrooms, and an extensive library with viewing areas, add to this valuable public resource.
2901 Candelaria NW • 505.344.7240

Tijeras Pueblo Archaeological Site: AD 1300-1425

A prehistoric site with a self-guided interpretive trail. Open daily. Book store.
East of Albuquerque Exit 175 off I-40 • 505.281.3304

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