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New Event-Local Color: Landscape and Architecture

Creative works from the Mesilla Valley Weavers Guild will be in the Museum’s Arts Corridor beginning Dec. 13. The free reception for the show is from 2:30-4:30 p.m. on Dec. 15. The show will be on display through April 5, 2020, and includes 27...

Basic Weaving Workshop, Feb. 12, 13, 15, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m

Basic Weaving Workshop .Space is limited in these workshops and a wait list is available for future classes. This three-day weaving workshop teaches students how to warp their looms on Wednesday and weave basic twill patterns Thursday and Saturday.  First-time weavers are welcome. The...

Antique Treasures Roadshow, Jan. 25, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Jan. 25, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Whether it’s learning how to best preserve a family heirloom, identifying an archaeological discovery, or looking to find a special antique to purchase, the Museum’s annual Antique Treasures Show is a two-day celebration of all things old,...

Antique Treasures Show

Jan. 26, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Whether it's learning how to best preserve a family heirloom, identifying an archaeological discovery, or looking to find a special antique to purchase, the Museum's annual Antique Treasures Show is a two-day celebration of all things old,...

Museum Rocks! Feb. 23, 10 a.m. to 4p.m.

Museum Courtyard 4100 Dripping Springs, Las Cruces

The Museum Rocks! Gem & Mineral Show This seventh-annual event is hosted by the Friends of the Museum and features more than 60 vendors from throughout the Southwest. The event is sponsored in part by Frank Parrish. The event brings together wholesale and resale...

$7

21st Annual Cowboy Days

Culture, skill, and entertainment are the focus of the Museum's 21st-annual Cowboy Days celebration. Enjoy charreada demos and trick roping by Daniel Castro and Lienzo Charro El Pedregal at 11 a.m. each day, horse training by world-renowned trainer Josh Armstrong at 1 p.m. each...

Culture Series: Paquimé and the Casas Grandes Culture March 10, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

NMFRHMuseum Classroom 4100 Dripping Springs, Las Cruces

Culture Series: Paquim and the Casas Grandes Culture Jeff Romney, the director of the El Paso Museum of Archaeology, will discuss Paquimé as a ceremonial and trade center within the greater Casas Grandes region. The discussion will also include the cliff dwelling sites at...

Free

Reading Roundup, Mar 14th, 2-3 p.m.

Reading Roundup March 14, 2-3 p.m. Join us for Story Time in the Museum lobby. Children of all ages are welcome to listen and learn. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4-17). Children...

Crafts for Kids, Mar 21st, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

  Crafts for Kids March 21, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Children are invited to come make a spring craft. Materials will be provided. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4-17). Children 3...

Discovery Morning “Making Sun Prints”

Discovery Morning  "Making Sun Prints" Students are welcome to learn how to make a sun print in celebration of spring. Items such as flowers and leaves will be used to make a print on cotton fabric. Recommended for students ages 8-12. Class fee is...