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Christmas Closures at Museums and Historic Sites

The New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs Announces Christmas Eve and Christmas Closures at Museums and Historic Sites

The New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs announces that the following museums and historic sites will close early on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, 2016 and be closed on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2016.

The four state Museums in Santa Fe, the New Mexico Museum of Art, the New Mexico Museum of History/Palace of the Governors, the Museum of International Folk Art, and the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture will close at 12pm on Dec. 24, 2016. In Albuquerque, the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science and the National Hispanic Cultural Center Art Museum will close at 2pm. The states Historic Sites will close at noon on Dec. 24, 2016, except for Lincoln.

All Museums and historic sites will be closed on Christmas Day.

What: Closed half-day for Christmas Eve and all day Christmas Day
When: Saturday, Dec. 24, and Sunday, Dec. 25, 2016

Santa Fe Museums Closing at 12 pm on Dec. 24, 2016

  • New Mexico Museum of Art
  • New Mexico Museum of History/Palace of the Governors
  • Museum of International Folk Art
  • Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

Albuquerque Museums Closing at 2pm on Dec. 24, 2016

  • New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
  • National Hispanic Cultural Center Art Museum

Statewide Historic Sites Closing at noon on Dec. 24, 2016

  • Jemez Historic Site
  • Fort Stanton Historic Site
  • Fort Selden Historic Site
  • Coronado Historic Site
  • El Camino Real Historic Trail Site
  • Bosque Redondo Memorial at Fort Sumner

All Museums and historic sites will be closed on Christmas Day.

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