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Farmington Museum at Gateway Park
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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 interest, 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 is open Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission is by suggested donation of $3 adult, $2 child. 3041 E. Main St., 505-599-1174
Holdiay Craft
Sign up NOW for Holiday Papercrafting Workshops for Adults

Handmade paper crafts are an inexpensive and creative way to make beautiful gifts and decorations for the holidays! Join the Farmington Museum staff from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m., Monday, December 1 through Friday, December 5 for these paper crafting workshops.  All supplies will be provided.  Space is limited. Registration is required on a class-by-class basis and is for 18+.  Info:  (505) 599-1169 or register here.
December 1 - Paper Roses Wreaths
December 2 - 3D Paper Ball Ornaments
December 3 - Tissue Paper Trees
December 4 - Paper Star Medallions
December 5 - Paper Pinwheel Gift Bows.

September 27, 2014
to January 4, 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

Mummies! Pharohs! Pyramids! Oh my! Join us on Saturday, November 29, 1:00-4:00 p.m., for a celebration of all things Egyptian!  Egyptomania is a FREE family event that will feature a variety of crafts and activities designed to reveal secrets of the land of pharaohs. While you are at the museum, visit the interactive Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets Modern Science exhibit, fees will apply to the exhibit, $12 for Adults and $6 for children.
Egypt Statue

Weekly Programming

TUNES FOR TOTS - Formerly MUSICAL MONDAYS
Come to the Farmington Museum, 3041 E. Main St., from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.  Musical Mondays is now Tunes for Tots!  This music, story-telling, and crafts program will remain the same and meet on Wednesdays.  Come early and be 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.

WEDNESDAYS - ART’S ALIVE!
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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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.

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 
Email

Adrienne Boggs
Education Coordinator
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Farmington Museum at Gateway Park 

3041 East Main St, 
Farmington, NM 87402

Ph: 505-599-1174 
Fx: 505-326-7572 

Hours
Monday - Saturday 
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

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