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Farmington Museum at Gateway Park

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.

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

Mystery at the Museum Don't miss this gala event at the Farmington Museum on Friday, March 27, 2015 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Solve a Mystery at the Museum:  Murder, Mummies, & Moonshine!  In the Roaring ’20s, during the height of Egyptomania, a ritzy bunch of Shebas and Sheiks embark on a thrilling expedition to discover a lost pyramid. Then tragedy strikes…a member of the expedition turns up dead. Is it the curse of the mummy or murder most foul? 

The evening's ticket price will include hors d'oeuvres, a sit-down dinner, a complimentary ticket for one glass of wine/beer from the wine and beer cash bar provided by Three Rivers Brewery, dessert, live music, dancing, a photo booth, and complimentary access the the museum's newest visiting exhibition, Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets Modern Science.  Tickets are $100 per person and $175 per couple.  Individuals or businesses wishing to help support the Farmington Museum can sponsor a table for 8 at $1,000.  Dress is semi-formal attire, with 1920s glad rags highly recommended!
Call (5050 599-1174 to reserve your place NOW!

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See the 2015 Prospectus
Enter online NOW until March 14, 2015!
Dr. Stephanie L. Taylor
Juror Stephanie L. Taylor
Assistant Art Professor, New Mexico State University
Read her Biography 

September 27, 2014
to April 25, 2015

Examine real mummies, decode hieroglyphics, build your own pyramid, and explore the mysteries of Lost Egypt!  View the 24 minute movie Egypt 3D! 
Tickets $12 Adults, $6 Children
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Lost Egypt

Weekly Programming

Come to the Farmington Museum, 3041 E. Main St., on Wednesdays from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.  This is a music, story-telling, and crafts program, come prepared to get musical and messy! The recommended age for Tunes for Tots is Pre-K thru 1st grade. Admission is free. For more information please call (505) 599-1169.

Visit the Farmington Museum, 3041 E. Main St. from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. for this drop-in after school Arts Program, come early and be dressed to make art! Outside on the Terrace, when weather permits, inside when inclement. All ages welcome.   For more information please call (505) 599-1169.

Monthly Programming
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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.

Farmington View Trading Post Exhibit
2014 Gateway to Imagination: 
A National Juried Art Competition
The show will take place at the Farmington Museum from

 Meet Juror James 


Contact Us
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Bart Wilsey
Museum Director 

Adrienne Boggs
Education Coordinator

Farmington Museum at Gateway Park 

3041 East Main St, 
Farmington, NM 87402

Ph: 505-599-1174 
Fx: 505-326-7572 

Monday - Saturday 
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

City of Farmington
800 Municipal Drive
Farmington, NM 87401
Ph: 505-327-7701