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September 2020

EVENT CANCELLED — Launch Pad Lecture: Operation Paperclip

September 4, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Speaker: Museum Curator Sue Taylor The Launch Pad Lecture Series is held on the first Friday of each month on the first floor of the Museum and is free to attend. Museum staff, and sometimes special guest speakers, discuss topics ranging from space history to space future. For more information, contact the Museum Marketing Department at 575-437-2840 or toll-free 1-877-333-6589.

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EVENT CANCELLED — 9.11 Commemoration Ceremony

September 11, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The New Mexico Museum of Space History is honored to host the community’s annual 9.11 Memorial Stair Climb and Commemoration Ceremony in conjunction with the Otero County Fire Fighter’s Association, the City of Alamogordo Fire Department and area first responders. Events include the Memorial Stair Climb in the morning, an evening parade, educational activities and the Commemoration Ceremony at the museum. For more information, contact the Museum Education Department at 575-437-2840 or toll-free 1-877-333-6589.

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EVENT CANCELLED — Science Saturday!: The Camera in Your Head – Dissect a cow’s eye after simple experiments with lenses. Not for the squeamish.

September 12, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tombaugh Education Center, 3198 State Route 2001
Alamogordo, 88311 United States
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On the second Saturday of every month, kids get to be scientists – mom and dad can help. Join museum educators as they bring science down to earth and then across the universe. Hands-on activities, planetarium programs, and more! For more information, contact the Museum Marketing Department at 575-437-2840 or toll-free 1-877-333-6589.

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EVENT CANCELLED — Great Southwest Star Party!

September 18, 2020 - September 21, 2020
New Mexico Museum of Space History, 3198 State Route 2001
Alamogordo, NM 88310 United States
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Join museum staff for our biggest star party ever on the grounds of the museum. Open to amateur astronomers of all ages, this event offers RV parking and overnight camping at the museum. Special speakers and activities will highlight some of the very best viewings in the country. For more information, contact the Museum Marketing Department at 575-437-2840 or toll-free 1-877-333-6589.

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December 2020

NEW MEXICO MUSEUM OF SPACE HISTORY GOVERNOR’S COMMISSION MEETING

December 11, 2020 @ 1:00 pm

The New Mexico Museum of Space History will be holding the Governor’s Commission meeting on Friday, December 11, 2020 at 1 p.m. This meeting will be held virtually via the Zoom platform. For information on attending, please contact Sharon Masters at sharon.masters@state.nm.us The preliminary agenda can be seen below, the agenda is not official until approved by a vote by the Commission. The Mission of the New Mexico Museum of Space History Commission is to provide direction, advice, and support…

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March 2021

Regular Meeting of the New Mexico Museum of Space History’s Governor’s Commission

March 12 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The meeting will be held via Zoom and will be carried live on the museum’s YouTube channel. To view the meeting via Zoom, use this link: https://bit.ly/3uZeK5N To view via YouTube, use this link: https://bit.ly/3sI7uJP If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact Sharon Masters at least 48 hours before the meeting via email at sharon.masters@state.nm.us to discuss your accessibility needs. The mission of the Governor’s Commission to the museum…

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April 2021

Regular Meeting of the New Mexico Museum of Space History’s Governor’s Commission Friday, April 30, 2021

April 30 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The meeting will be held via Zoom and will be carried live on the museum’s YouTube channel.   To view the meeting via Zoom: https://nmculture-org.zoom.us/j/94824692887?pwd=cEE2UFVFTGpWN1RSakJvbmp4MW9BQT09   To view the meeting on the museum’s YouTube Channel: https://youtu.be/jIWrABSTzBw   Agenda for April 30th, 2021   The Mission of the New Mexico Museum of Space History Commission is to provide direction, advice, and support to the Director of the Museum in the maintenance and operation of the Museum and all its activities.  …

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May 2021

Museum to Re-open on Friday, May 7th

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

(Alamogordo, New Mexico) – The New Mexico Museum of Space History, a division of the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs, is pleased to announce that it will re-open to the public on National Space Day, Friday, May 7. The Museum will be open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, closed on Monday and Tuesday. A temporary reduced entry fee of $5 per person will be in effect, due to ongoing renovation and other projects. Capacity will be…

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July 2021

Museum of Space History Governor’s Commission Regular Meeting

July 16 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

(Alamogordo, New Mexico) – The Governor’s Commission to the New Mexico Museum of Space History will hold regularly scheduled meetings at 1:00 pm on the following dates: July 16, 2021 August 27, 2021 October 28, 2021 January 28, 2022 A meeting location, if other than virtual, and agenda will be available on the Museum website at least 72 hours prior to the scheduled meeting.  To watch the meeting on the Museum’s youtube channel, click here: https://bit.ly/2UpzyG0 To watch the meeting…

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(Alamogordo, New Mexico) – The Governor’s Commission to the New Mexico Museum of Space History will hold regularly scheduled meetings at 1:00 pm on the following dates:

  • July 16, 2021
  • August 27, 2021
  • October 28, 2021
  • January 28, 2022

A meeting location, if other than virtual, and agenda will be available on the Museum website at least 72 hours prior to the scheduled meeting. 

To watch the meeting on the Museum’s youtube channel, click here: https://bit.ly/2UpzyG0

To watch the meeting via zoom, click here: https://bit.ly/3qiAwjk 

If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact Sharon Masters at least 48 hours before the meeting via email at sharon.masters@state.nm.us to discuss your accessibility needs.

The mission of the Governor’s Commission to the museum is to provide direction, advice, and support to the Director of the Museum in the maintenance and operation of the Museum and all of its activities.