At long last, the New Mexico History Museum will be having its Grand Opening this weekend. Over three days, there will be something for everyone, with most of the events free to the public.
On Saturday, May 23, from 6:30-9pm, there will be a Gala Opening Preview for a $200 admission. This event is sold out, but you can go on a waiting list.
The Grand Public Opening will be on Sunday, May 24, from 9am-6pm. The members-only preview is from 9am - noon, and after 12:00 pm is free admission for all.
New Mexico History Museum Family Day is scheduled for Monday, May 25, from 10am-5pm. Admission is also free on this day.
The New Mexico History Museum is located on 113 Lincoln Avenue, half-a-block north of the Plaza, part of the Museum Campus that includes the Palace of the Governors. Their contact phone number is (505) 476-5200.
For a full schedule of events and information about the exhibits, be sure to check the New Mexico History Museum website.
Photo courtesy of the Museum of New Mexico Media Center.