Virtual Classroom: How Museums Work
July 19, 2021 - July 23, 2021
2 pm to 4 pm (MST)
Live via Zoom. Register here. A link will be sent out before the first session.
How Museums Work is a virtual, collaborative, teen, summer program presented by museum professionals from the New Mexico Museum of Art, the New Mexico Office of Archeology, the National Hispanic Cultural Center Visual Art Museum, and the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science.
Free community event
Are you 14-18 years old and curious about what it would be like to work in a museum? Do you dig dinosaurs and artifacts? Are you attracted to art? Do you make art yourself? Do you like collecting things and sharing stories about them? This program is open to creative teenagers, statewide, who would like to learn more about different types of museums and the exciting work that happens behind the scenes. It is FREE!
Join us Weekdays, July 12th through July 30th, 2021, 2-4pm (If this conflicts with your work schedule, please contact us!)
This three-week session will include a variety projects, guest speakers, virtual museum tours and more!