EXHIBITIONS FROM THE
PERMANENT COLLECTION

Common Ground

Common Ground

Ongoing

A bold reinstallation of Albuquerque Museum's permanent collection emphasizes real New Mexico. 

Sculpture Garden

Sculpture Garden

Ongoing

The Albuquerque Museum sculpture garden includes works by many of the most important sculptors of the American Southwest. Visitors are encouraged to enjoy these objects and the park-like setting throughout the day, year round.

Only in Albuquerque

Only in Albuquerque

Ongoing

Spirited. Courageous. Resourceful. Innovative. See the history of our city.

Images in Silver: Albuquerque Museum Photo Archives

Images in Silver: Albuquerque Museum Photo Archives

Ongoing

Albuquerque Museum's rich archive of historic photographs - more than 130,000 - document Albuquerque, its people, architecture, businesses, urban landscape, and depictions of daily life and important events. The archives have long served as an important resource for the community, including artists and writers.

Albuquerque Museum's 50th anniversary is commemorated in a series of books highlight the Museum's collections. The guide to Photo Archives features 180 images drawn from six collections acquired over the years. In June 2017, we will exhibit 24 representative images to celebrate the publication of the anniversary collections guide.