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Here Now and Always promotional media with a ceramic storyteller figurine Here Now and Always promotional media with a micaceous pot from the exhibition
Here Now and Always promotional media with a ceramic storyteller figurine Here Now and Always promotional media with a micaceous pot from the exhibition
Explore

Explore

View online exhibitions and digital resources provided by the Department of Cultural Affairs' various museums, libraries, historic sites, and cultural institutions.
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Visit

Visiting information for New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs' museums, historic sites, and cultural institutions.
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Resources for Arts Community Affected by Wildfires

Resources for Arts Community Affected by Wildfires

New Mexico Arts has gathered some resources for members of the arts community affected by the wildfires in New Mexico. Please visit the website for a listing of resources.
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El Palacio

El Pal Online

El Palacio is a quarterly magazine which primarily serves the museums and historic sites of the Museum of New Mexico system. It is the oldest museum magazine of its kind, first published in 1913 by the Museum of New Mexico. Users can access and view magazine issues online dating back to 1913 when the magazine was first published.
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Tools for Families & Educators

Tools for Families & Educators

Check out resources and learning opportunities from all institutions of the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs.
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Invite a DCA Educator

Invite a DCA Educator

School teachers, homeschool instructors, afterschool clubs, and community organizations can schedule an online visit from an educator to discuss a variety of subjects related to the DCA.
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Public Meetings

  • 12/8/2022
    1:30 PM
    Board of Directors of the National Hispanic Cultural Center
    1701 4th. Street S.W. Albuquerque, N.M. and Online (see meeting notice for details)
  • 12/9/2022
    1:00 PM
    Cultural Properties Review Committee
    Online via Zoom

  • The New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs is building a more vibrant, resilient New Mexico by improving the quality of life, supporting a culturally rich education, strengthening the creative economy, fostering a diversity of expression, and preserving our cultural resources.

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    Your ticket to New Mexico's exceptional Museums and Historic Sites.
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    Encounter Culture

    Take a look inside the museums and historic sites of New Mexico without leaving home. Join host Charlotte Jusinski, and a variety of guest curators, artists, and exhibitors in exploring the art and culture of the state in Encounter Culture, a new podcast from the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs.

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    Featured DCA Exhibitions

    A photo featuring items representing the Multiple Visions: A Common Bond exhibition

    Multiple Visions: A Common Bond

    Multiple Visions: A Common Bond has been the destination for well over a million first-time and repeat visitors to the
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    A photo featuring items representing the Grounded in Clay: The Spirit of Pueblo Pottery exhibition

    Grounded in Clay: The Spirit of Pueblo Pottery

    Museum of Indian Arts & Culture debuts a traveling exhibition that features more than 100 historic and contemporary
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    A photo featuring items representing the New Mexico Colonial Home - Circa 1815 exhibition

    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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    A photo featuring items representing the Here, Now and Always exhibition

    Here, Now and Always

    The Museum of Indian Arts and Culture invites you to visit its brand new permanent exhibition, Here, Now and Always,
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