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New Mexico CulturePass

As communities across our nation and world become increasingly homogenous, New Mexico stands out as refreshingly different—a spirited blend of arts, history, and lifeways found in few other places.

The joy of visiting New Mexico is getting to know us. And there is no better way to get acquianted than to explore our exceptional museums and historic sites.

From Indian artifacts to space exploration, world-class folk art to awesome dinosaurs, the essence of New Mexico is celebrated every day at our popular attractions. The New Mexico CulturePass opens the doors to them all—the state's entire family of 15 museums and historic sites.

How to Purchase

Purchase your CulturePass at any state museum or historic site. You can begin using it right away. On the date you visit your first museum or historic site, the pass will be validated, and it can then be used for the next 12 consecutive months.

Purchase by Phone

To pre-purchase a CulturePass, call Caroline Broussard at 505-476-1125 with your credit card information. You will have the option to receive a CulturePass by mail (delivery within 10 days) or be sent an email voucher that can be redeemed upon your first visit to any state museum or historic site.

Using your CulturePass

The CulturePass allows one visit to each state museum and historic site. Passes are for general museum and historic site admission only. Films shown in museum theaters and certain special events and programming will incur additional charges. You can start using your pass whenever you want. Passes are nonrefundable and are not replaceable if lost.

Please contact museums and historic sites to verify current hours.

Many locations are closed on Mondays, Tuesdays, and certain holidays. Don’t forget that many museums and historic sites offer free or reduced admission to children and seniors, and that some offer free admission to New Mexico residents on certain days of the week or month.

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New Mexico Museum of Space History

New Mexico Museum of Space History

Alamogordo | (575) 437-2840
Open daily 9-5
www.NMSpaceMuseum.org

New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

Albuquerque | (505) 841-2800
Open daily 9-5.
www.NMNaturalHistory.org

New Mexico Museum of Art

New Mexico Museum of Art

Santa Fe | (505) 476-5072
Open daily 10:00-5:00 May - October. Closed Mondays November - April
www.NMArtMuseum.org

New Mexico History Museum

New Mexico History Museum

Santa Fe | (505) 476-5100
Open daily 10:00-5:00 May - October. Closed Mondays November - April
www.NMHistoryMuseum.org

New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum

New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum

Las Cruces | (575) 522-4100
Mon-Sat: 9-5. Sunday: Noon to 5 pm.
www.NMFarmandRanchMuseum.org

National Hispanic Cultural Center

National Hispanic Cultural Center

Albuquerque | (505) 246-2261
Tues-Sun, 10-5
www.nhccnm.org

Museum of International Folk Art

Museum of International Folk Art

Santa Fe | (505) 476-1200
Open daily 10:00-5:00 May - October. Closed Mondays November - April
www.InternationalFolkArt.org

Museum of Indian Arts & Culture

Museum of Indian Arts & Culture

Santa Fe | (505) 476-1250
Open daily 10:00-5:00 May - October. Closed Mondays November - April
www.IndianArtsandCulture.org

Lincoln Historic Site

Lincoln Historic Site

Lincoln, NM | (575) 653-4372
Open 8:30am to 4:30pm 7 days a week.
www.NMHistoricSites.org

Jemez Historic Site

Jemez Historic Site

Just north of Jemez Springs, NM | (575) 829-3530
Open Wednesday through Sunday 8:30am - 5pm. Closed Monday & Tuesday.
www.NMHistoricSites.org

Fort Sumner Historic Site/Bosque Redondo Memorial

Fort Sumner Historic Site/Bosque Redondo Memorial

Fort Sumner, NM | (575) 355-2573
Open Wednesday-Sunday 8:30am - 4:30pm. Closed Monday & Tuesday.
www.BosqueRedondoMemorial.com

Fort Stanton

Fort Stanton

Capitan, NM | (575) 354-0341
Grounds Open Daily 8am-5pm; Museum Open Daily 10am-4pm
www.FortStanton.com

Fort Selden

Fort Selden

Radium Springs, NM | (575) 526-8911
Wednesday - Monday 8:30am - 5pm. Closed Tuesday.
www.NMHistoricSites.org

El Camino Real Historic Trail Site

El Camino Real Historic Trail Site

35 miles south of Socorro | (575) 854-3600
Open Wednesday - Sunday, 8:30 - 5:00. Closed Mondays & Tuesdays
www.ElCaminoReal.org

Coronado Historic Site

Coronado Historic Site

Bernalillo, NM | (505) 867-5351
Open 8:30am - 5pm Wednesday through Monday. Closed Tuesdays.
www.NMHistoricSites.org

New Mexico CulturePass

Your ticket to 15 exceptional Museums and Historic Sites. From Indian treasures to space exploration, world-class folk art to awesome dinosaurs—our museums and monuments celebrate the essence of New Mexico every day.
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Featured DCA Exhibitions

John P. Stapp Air & Space Park

Named after International Space Hall of Fame Inductee and aeromedical pioneer Dr. John P. Stapp, the Air and Space Park consists of large space-related artifacts documenting mankinds exploration of space.
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The Morris Miniature Circus: Return of the Little Big Top

Built over the course of forty years by W.J. “Windy” Morris (1904–1978) of Amarillo, Texas, the Morris Miniature Circus is a 3/8”-scale circus model that was acquired by the museum in 1984.
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Multiple Visions: A Common Bond

A visitor favorite, Multiple Visions: A Common Bond, features some of the more than 100,000 objects gifted to the museum by Alexander Girard.
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Alcoves 16/17

Alcoves 16/17 is a series of seven rotations over the course of a year which will include thirty-five artists in total from across New Mexico. Each rotation will include five artists who will show for seven weeks,
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