Programs & Education

The Education Department provides learning opportunities to visitors of all ages. Programs have been designed to meet the needs of specific audiences throughout the state of New Mexico. These include school groups, teachers, children, adult learners, families, organizations, and individuals. The Museum has a lot to offer. Come on over and see what's happening at your Museum!

School Programs

  • Guided & Self-Guided Tours
  • Specialty Tours
  • Museum Pre-visits
  • Classroom Presentations
  • National History Day

Gallery Programs

  • Guided Tours
  • Demonstrations
  • Presentations
  • Cart Tours
  • Living History

Lifelong Learning

  • Monthly Lecture Series
  • Adult Workshops

Youth Education

  • Classes and Summer Camps
  • Girl Scout patch program
  • Tiny Tales
  • Youth Volunteers
  • Youth Demonstrators

Volunteer Program

  • Training
  • Continuing Education
  • Field Trips
  • Parties


  • Family Workshops
  • Sunday Family Fun Days
  • Cowboy Days
  • Ghosts of the Past