Special Events and Living History

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Special Events

Experience all the Museum has to offer and much, much more. Join us at one the many exciting events held at the Museum throughout the year.

At every large event at the Museum, you will encounter characters from history or have the opportunity to imagine time traveling to the past. Living history is an important part of Museum events and programs.

Cowboy Days (March)

Cowboy Days is the Museum’s annual tribute to New Mexico’s ranching traditions. Each year, living history is a big part of the event.

Blessing of the Fields (May)

Celebrate New Mexico’s rich traditions by joining the Museum’s procession to bless the fields or enjoying one of the many activities that take place on this day.

Prepare for Your Visit

Whether it’s the sunny summer or cosy winter, our outdoor activities are ready for those dressed appropriately for the season! Family, friends, and even neighbors can join the fun. Read more

Share on Social Media

Snap pictures and share your engaging, one-of-a-kind experiences on social media! Use the hashtag #nmfarmandranch on Instagram. Remember that the livestock barns close at 4 p.m., so get your cattle pictures early!

Navigating the Museum

NM Farm & Ranch is proudly accessible to all visitors requiring mobility assistance via our handicap parking, visitor drop off with automatic doors (west side/front entrance), accessible restrooms, available wheelchairs and ramps — all on one floor. Read more

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