Hours & Fees


Hours of Operation


The Museum is CLOSED.


The Museum is only open for private tours and school groups. Reservations required.


Opening Day: Saturday, June 1 (Santa Fe Spring Festival)

Closing Day: Saturday, October 26 (Spirits of New Mexico)

Open Wednesday–Sunday, 10am–4pm. No admission after 3pm. Hours may vary on festival weekends.

Special Hours & Closures: The Museum will be closed all day on Saturday, October 19. The Museum is only open 5pm–9pm on October 26 for the Spirits of New Mexico festival.


Santa Fe Spring Festival: June 1-2, 10am–4pm

Santa Fe Wine Festival: July 6-7, 12–6pm

Fiesta de Los Niños: July 20-21, 10am–4pm

Santa Fe Beer & Food Festival: August 10-11, 12pm–6pm

Santa Fe Renaissance Faire: September 14-15, 10am–5pm

Santa Fe Harvest Festival: October 5-6, 10am–4pm

Spirits of New Mexico: October 26, 5–9pm

Leonora Curtin Wetland Preserve

The Leonora Curtin Wetland Preserve is accessible through Las Golondrinas during regular museum days, 10am–3pm. Access for self-guided walks is included with your museum admission.


Admission Fees

Purchase admission at the Museum Store. Admission prices differ for festival weekends.

  • Adults: $8
  • Seniors (62+), Teens (ages 13–17): $6
  • Children 12 and under: Free
  • Museum Members: Free (with membership card)
  • NARM Members: Free (with membership card)
  • Blue Star Families: Free (with military ID)

New Mexico residents get free admission to the museum on Wednesdays, June–October (with valid New Mexico ID).

Plan Your Visit

El Rancho de Las Golondrinas is an outdoor living history museum situated on 500 acres. Please allow at least 2 hours for your visit. Limited admission after 3pm.

Bring sun protection, walking shoes and water. Some parts of the property have hilly, rugged terrain. The elevation at Las Golondrinas is approximately 6,000 ft., so please pace yourself and drink plenty of water when walking around the property.

A daily tour departs at 10:30am (included with the price of admission). Spots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Sign up is available in the Museum Store. Guided tours are available April–October, by reservation only. Call the Tour Office at (505) 471-2261 ext. 112 for details and booking.

Permits required for photography and painting.

No Pets Allowed No Guns Allowed No Drones Allowed No Smoking Allowed No Alcohol Allowed