Spacefest!” event celebrates space exploration at the  Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science

The Museum of Nature & Science will be a joining the Las Cruces Space Festival on Saturday, April 9th from 10am-12pm.  Please contact or call 575-522-3120 for more information.  

For the fourth year The City of Las Cruces will be hosting the Annual Las Cruces Space Festival.  The Museum of Nature & Science will be hosting Sunspot Observatory on the front patio. They will be providing solar telescopes and binoculars for safe viewing of the Sun. Hands on activities will be held in the gallery and will provide an opportunity to learn more about rocket propulsion and more. No registration necessary. 

The Museum of Nature & Science is located at 411 N. Main Street and is accessible from RoadRUNNER Transit Route 1 Stop 1. Visit the website at:

MUSEUMS | Las Cruces, NM (las-cruces.orgMUSEUMS | Las Cruces, NM ( or follow the Las Cruces Museums on Facebook and Instagram @LCMuseums.

For information contact Lea Flores, Education Curator, at 575-528-3372 or by email at