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New Mexico Museums & Historic Sites Winter Guide 2015

Marking the Emergence of American Counterculture

Santa Fe celebrates a half-century since the fabled Summer of Love, a pivotal era of protest, social upheaval, and consciousness-raising that marked the emergence of American counterculture.
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Exploring the Explosive 1960s Counterculture in the Southwest

The New Mexico History Museum’s Voices of Counterculture in the Southwest exhibition explores the 1960s pilgrimage of young people to New Mexico, violent protests on the campus of the University of New Mexico, alternative communal living experiments, and the founding of environmental and Native American rights activists’ groups.
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British Museum’s Lines of Thought International Debut at New Mexico Museum of Art

During its centennial year, as part of Santa Fe’s Art of the Draw collaboration, the New Mexico Museum of Art is hosting the international debut of Lines of Thought: Drawing from Michelangelo to Now: from the British Museum.
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Sure to be a Smash Hit!

Few New Mexico traditions provide as many giggles as watching a blind-folded kid take a swing at a piñata! The giggles turn into shouts of glee when that swing connects and the other kids scramble for candy.
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Exploring the Art and Science of Sound

Giving a whole new meaning to the phrase “the call of the wild,” you’ll be jamming to the art and science of sound at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science.
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Showcasing America’s High Seas Mastery

Imagine the largest warship in the world: a nuclear powered aircraft carrier the size of a city, carrying a crew of nearly 5,000, with a mission to prevail in all operations from peace to war.
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Featured DCA Exhibitions

New Mexico Colonial Home – Circa 1815

The Spanish colonial home (la casa) gives visitors an idea of what a home from the time around 1815 would have looked
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Crafting Memory: The Art of Community in Peru

This exhibition explores the new directions taken by current Peruvian folk artists during the recent decades of social
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The Cowboy Way: Drawings by Robert ’Shoofly’ Shufelt

The first artwork ever to be displayed at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum belonged to Robert
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No Idle Hands: The Myths & Meanings of Tramp Art

Tramp art is the product of industry, a style of woodworking from the late 19th and early 20th centuries that made use
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