Become a Junior Museum Curator! Experience the WHOLE museum in one session. Discover some of the creepiest creatures that roam New Mexico; light up the dark in the Hall of Stars; see what makes a computer work; and explore the dynamic dinosaurs of New Mexico. Find fun exhibits and cool corners - be a Museum Explorer!
Class 1 - NM Creatures: Naturalist Center
Class 2 - Out of This World: Space Science Hall
Class 3 - Computer Technology: Start-up Hall
Class 4 - Dinosaurs of NM: Triassic, Jurassic, & Cretaceous Halls
Class times are:
Friday mornings, 10 a.m. - Noon: April 11, April 25, May 9, & May 23
Prehistoric Preschool is a Museum program for 3- to 5- year-olds and their adult companions to explore natural history topics in a supportive and fun atmosphere. All activities are child-centered, hands-on, and age appropriate. Classes include two hours of crafts, songs, games, puppet shows, investigating specimens from the Museum's collections, Museum visits, and a fun and healthy snack. Registration is pro-rated if you join after the first class starts, please contact for availability.
This program is also offered:
Thursday mornings, 10 a.m. - Noon: April 10, April 24, May 8, & May 22
Thursday afternoons, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.: April 10, April 24, May 8, & May 22
Saturday mornings, 10 a.m. - Noon: April 12, April 26, May 10, & May 24
Saturday afternoons, 1p.m. - 3 p.m.: April 12, April 26, May 10, & May 24
--Look for a separate Brown Paper Ticket event listing for each.
Scholarships are available. To apply go to http://www.nmnaturalhistory.org/preschool.html and download the form containing the Scholarship application and instructions. For additional questions please do call 505 841-2882.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science reserves the right to cancel any event that does not reach a minimum of 6 participants.
New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science
1801 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
|Minimum Age: 3|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|