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The Las Cruces Museum System aims to provide a welcoming environment for the curious so they can gain new insights and experience personal and community enrichment. The museums showcase exhibitions on local, national, and global themes to educate and inspire visitors from near and far.

  1. Amending America exhibit

    Amending America

    April 6, 2019 - May 25, 2019 at Branigan Cultural Center - This exhibit illustrates how America came to have the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution. Read on...
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    The Front Porch

    May 3, 2019 - July 20, 2019 at Branigan Cultural Center - Storm Sermay's photographs offer a unique glimpse nto life and culture in Las Cruces Read on...
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    Personal to Political

    May 10, 2019 - July 20, 2019 Las Cruces Museum of Art - Celebrating the African American Artists of Paulson Fontaine Press presents, fourteen artists who capture the personal narratives and political discourses of African Americans across the country Read on...
  4. Ceramics

    From the Ground up XXIX Regional Juried Ceramics Exhibition

    Ceramic artists living and working throughout the Rocky Mountain region of the United States exhibit utilitarian and sculptural ceramics. Read on...
  5. Caboose

    Transportation Day Railroad Museum

    Saturday, May 4 / 10am - 2pm / Join the Las Cruces Railroad Museum for the 12th annual Transportation Day event! Read on...
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  1. "50 Years at NASA" presented by Victor Murray

    On Friday, July 19th, Victor Murray, System Safety Engineer at Johnson Space Center, will make a trip to Las Cruces to share his experiences from his days as a young technician at NASA. Read on...
  2. Animal of the Month: Big Bend Slider

    Also known as the Mexican Plateau Slider, this species of turtle is endemic to the southwestern United States and northern Mexico. Read on...
  3. Animal Feedings!

    Join the Nature Center Staff the first three Saturdays of the month at 11:00AM to get an up-close look at how different animals eat! Read on...
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