VIDEO AND AUDIO TOURS

A view of the museum facade around when it first opened
CREATION OF
THE MUSEUM

The art of New Mexico reflects political fights that have occurred between aesthetic perspectives, and political issues that artists address through their work.

A black and white image of the inside of the auditorium
ST. FRANCIS
AUDITORIUM

The Saint Francis Auditorium is original to the museum and the murals on its walls depict the patron saint of Santa Fe.

A black and white image of the first floor interior
THE MUSEUM
COURTYARD

The courtyard of the museum is decorated by murals and contains a beautiful garden.

A black and white image of the museum courtyard
FIRST FLOOR
GALLERIES

The museum has an unusual history of exhibitions held on the first floor.

A black and white image of the museum 2nd floor, when it used to be a gathering room
THE WOMEN'S
BOARD ROOM GALLERY

The Women's Board Room on the second floor of the museum wasn't always a gallery space.

Artist Will Shuster painting the fresco 'The Voice of the Earth' in the museum's courtyard
AUDIO TOUR:
COURTYARD MURALS

Hear about Will Shuster and Frederico Vigil's paintings on the walls of the museum's courtyard.