Coronavirus Update 3/15/20

All Department of Cultural Affairs museums and historic sites, including this facility, are temporarily closed to the public as a public health precaution due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus). These closures are part of the larger effort by state government to minimize public exposure. Please continue to visit this website for updates and to explore online resources and collections.

Visit Us

The Museum is open Mon-Sat 9-5 and Sunday Noon to 5. We're located at 4100 Dripping Springs Road, Las Cruces, NM

From Interstate 25, take the University Exit (Exit 1) and go east 1.5 miles.

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Now on Exhibit: Sonny Rivera's 'True Grit' sculpture

Visitors to the Museum are greeted by a beautiful new sculpture in front of the Bruce King Building. The life-sized bronze by Albuquerque artist Reynaldo “Sonny” Rivera captures the determination and skill of barrel racer Amberley Snyder. Rivera, a native of Mesquite, N.M., read an article in Horse & Rider Magazine about Snyder’s inspirational . . .
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Collections

The Museum's research collections and archives document all aspects of farming and ranching in New Mexico.
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Support

Help preserve New Mexico's unique agricultural heritage by supporting educational programs and exhibitions at the Museum.
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Guided Tours

Guided tours are a fun and exciting way to see the museum and learn about our collections and current exhibitions.
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Facility Rentals

The museum, with its beautiful view of the Organ Mountains, offers several venues for small meetings or large banquets.
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