About

The New Mexico Museum of Art (formerly the Museum of Fine Arts) is one of four museums that comprise the Museum of New Mexico. The New Mexico History Museum/Palace of the Governors is located one block to the east. The Museum of International Folk Art and the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture are located on Museum Hill.

Audiences for the museum are just as varied as those who created the art:

The museum seeks to reach all of these audiences through its

History
The New Mexico Museum of Art began in 1917 as the Art Gallery for the Museum of New Mexico that was then located in the Palace of the Governors. The building helped establish the Pueblo Spanish Revival architectural style.
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The Building
Watch 5 short videos to learn about how this building was designed and constructed.
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The Governor's Gallery
The Governor's Gallery, located on the 4th floor of the State Capitol, presents six exhibitions a year featuring work by prominent living New Mexico artists.
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Mailing Address: PO Box 2087, Santa Fe, NM 87504
505/476-5072 | finearts.museum@state.nm.us