$5 First Friday - Preparing for Da Vinci - The Genius

In anticipation of the February 10 opening of a blockbuster exhibition about Leonardo da Vinci, the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science is offering enjoyable family activities to introduce visitors to this well-known Renaissance artist, inventor, engineer, scientist, naturalist, and life-long

learner.

The evening will include hands-on activities, as well as information regarding future programs and the exhibition itself, tips for visiting the exhibition with different ages, and sources for more study and reading so that families will get the most out of their visiting experience.

$5 museum admission includes access to all of the museum’s permanent exhibits.

The DynaTheater will be showing its newest film, Humpback Whales, for an additional $5 at 6:30 pm.

The Planetarium will present Fractal Friday at the usual times of 6, 7, 8, and 9 p.m. with the normal admission of adults $10, seniors $7, and children (3-12) $5. Shows typically sell out in advance, so get your tickets early on brownpapertickets.com.

The Museum Observatory will be open to the night sky on February 2 from 6 – 8 p.m., weather permitting.

The Nature Works store will be selling model humpback whales and other unique gifts from 5:30 - 8 pm.

The Hope Café will be open continuously from 9 am - 6 pm that day, so you can enjoy dinner while waiting for the museum to reopen (only the café entrance will be open from 5

Photo Courtesy: Grand Exhibitions

▼ Show More Information

1801 Mountain Rd NW, 87104
Albuquerque
02 February , Friday 17:30

More Events Nearby

 05 March , Monday
 The Historic El Rey Theater, Albuquerque
 07 March , Wednesday
 The Historic El Rey Theater, Albuquerque
 22 February , Thursday
 The Historic El Rey Theater, Albuquerque
 17 March , Saturday
 Sandia Speedway, Albuquerque
 23 February , Friday
 Explora Science Center, Albuquerque
 24 February , Saturday
 Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town, Albuquerque
 20 March , Tuesday
 Sunshine Theater, Albuquerque
 11 March , Sunday
 Launchpad, Albuquerque
 27 February , Tuesday
 Sunshine Theater, Albuquerque
 25 February , Sunday
 Sunshine Theater, Albuquerque
 10 March , Saturday
 Albuquerque Convention Center, Albuquerque
 01 March , Thursday
 Effex Albuquerque, Albuquerque
 24 February , Saturday
 Albuquerque, NM, United States, Albuquerque
 24 February , Saturday
 The Historic El Rey Theater, Albuquerque
 24 February , Saturday
 Dennis Chavez Community Center, Albuquerque
 24 February , Saturday
 Sunshine Theater, Albuquerque
 28 February , Wednesday
 Popejoy Hall, Albuquerque
 11 March , Sunday
 Firestone Complete Auto Care, Albuquerque
 03 March , Saturday
 UNM SUB Ballroom(s), Albuquerque
 03 March , Saturday
 Albuquerque Dragway, Albuquerque
 23 February , Friday
 Effex Albuquerque, Albuquerque
 02 March , Friday
 Sister, Albuquerque
 28 February , Wednesday
 Sister, Albuquerque
 10 March , Saturday
 Sister, Albuquerque
 22 February , Thursday
 Alchemy Nightclub N.M., Albuquerque
 27 February , Tuesday
 Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town, Albuquerque
 02 March , Friday
 The Historic El Rey Theater, Albuquerque
 03 March , Saturday
 The Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque
 03 March , Saturday
 EXPO NM Home of the New Mexico State Fair, Albuquerque
 10 March , Saturday
 La Plazita Institute, Albuquerque
 20 March , Tuesday
 Sunshine Theater, Albuquerque
 24 February , Saturday
 Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town, Albuquerque
 28 February , Wednesday
 Albuquerque Center for Peace & Justice, Albuquerque
 07 March , Wednesday
 KiMo Theatre, Albuquerque
 20 March , Tuesday
 Sunshine Theater, Albuquerque
 04 March , Sunday
 Sister, Albuquerque