Video and audio tours

Creation of the museum

The building of the New Mexico Museum of Art is a stunning example of a regional style of architecture that was promoted by the museum's founder and the community of supporters.

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.

The museum courtyard

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

First floor galleries

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

The Women's Board Room gallery

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

Audio Tour: Courtyard Murals

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

Audio Tour: How the West Is One

An audio tour conducted in 2006 of some of the museum's most beloved artworks.



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