Events & Activities

Farmington Museum • 3041 E Main Street, Farmington, NM 87402 • (505) 599-1174 

Events that require registration can be done online, in person at the museum, or by calling (505) 599-1400. 

For Kids

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Dinosaur Discovery Day

Saturday, November 23     11:00am-2:00pm      FREE

Join E3 Children's Museum & Science Center, the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science, and Dr. John Burris from San Juan College at the Farmington Museum for another fantastic Dinosaur Discovery Day. Did you enjoy yourself at the last Dino Day? Did you miss the last Dino Day? If you answered yes to either of those questions join us for more free fun family activities. Don't forget to visit Stan the T-Rex at the museum while you are here! 

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Afterschool Art! Attack

Wednesdays       3:30-4:30 pm        $1.00

Need to get your art on??? Well, swing on by the Farmington Museum after school on Wednesday’s and explore your creative side while doing some enjoyable art and experience new art techniques. This program is for children six (6) years and older. 

Organized by E3 Children's Museum & Science Center. For info call (505) 599-1425. Print the flyer and share!

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"S" is for Science

Tuesdays         10:30-11:15 am          FREE

Join us for this S.T.E.M. to Read program featuring the Quirkles®, who are 26 imaginary scientists that help children every day, all over the world, develop a love and appreciation for science. First, we will read about a Quirkle, then we SCIENCE! This program is for children four (4) and older. 

Organized by E3 Children's Museum & Science Center. For info call (505) 599-1425. Print the flyer and share!

For Teens

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Atomic Teen Science Cafe

November 1, 2019      6:00-8:00 p.m.     FREE
December 6, 2019
January 24, 2020
February 21, 2020
March 27, 2020
April 24, 2020

Live Atomic Teen Science Cafes provide teens interested in current science the opportunity to interact with scientists in a fun and informal setting. Come for great science, fun, and food!! Dinner is provided.

For more information on upcoming Cafes and how to get involved visit E3 Children's Museum & Science Center.

For Adults

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Museum EdVentures

Register online here under "Exploring the Four Corners" or call the Museum at (505) 599-1400.

Join us for a Museum EdVenture! On Saturdays throughout the year, you will have the opportunity to explore the cultural heritage of the Four Corners on an all-day, adults-only field trip. Registration is required and transportation to and from the museum is provided. Participants are asked to bring a sack lunch. Farmington Museum Foundation Members, call to get a registration discount! 

SOLD OUT - Valley of the Gods, Moki Dugway Guided Tour 
November 16, 2019    8:00 am - 6:00 pm     $25.00
In November enjoy a scenic driving tour of the stunning sandstone Valley of the Gods, heart-stopping Moki Dugway, and beautiful vistas from Muley Point. Plenty of stops will be planned for photographic opportunities!

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