Farmington Museum & Visitors Center at Gateway Park
Experience a wide variety of exhibits relating to the diverse history of the area’s cultures, traveling exhibits, and art shows. Lecture series, performances, workshops, and special demonstrations are offered year-round. The Museum store, “Currents,” features exhibit-related merchandise, books on local and regional interests, toys, and educational materials.
The Growers’ Market is held in the Museum parking lot, June - October, dependent on the growing season, Tuesdays from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m., and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. - Noon. Find out more at www.farmingtongrowersmarket.com.
The Farmington Museum, 3041 E. Main St., is open Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission is by suggested donation of $3 adult, $2 child. Call 505-599-1174.
2016 Call for Entries Attention artists! Get your work prepared for entry into the 2016 Gateway to Imagination: A National Juried Art Competition. The show will take place at the Farmington Museum, from Saturday, May 7 – Saturday, July 9, 2016. All media accepted, open to artists 18 years and older, artwork must have been completed after January 1, 2015. This annual show attracts fine artists from across the country and will feature approximately 100 entries, including paintings, watercolors, sculptures, photographs, and mixed media. The show will award up to $4,650 in cash prizes. There is a $45 entry fee for a maximum of 3 submissions. The entry deadline is March 19, 2016. For more information, call (505) 599-1174.
FARMINGTON MUSEUM EXHIBIT TOURS By appointment Let an experienced docent at the Farmington Museum be your host for guided tours of the permanent and visiting exhibits. Tours are FREE and available to the public by appointment. Any size group is welcome! Call (505) 599-1169 for more information about the museum’s current exhibits or to schedule a guided tour.