There’s always something exciting happening at the Museum of International Folk Art! Join us for our many programs listed below.
Saturday, October 27 from 11 am to 2 pm and Saturday, November 17 from 11 am to 2 pm
Bring your tax deductible donations to the Museum of International Folk Art. If you are not able to donate during these days, or have large or heavy objects, call the Folk Art Flea Hotline 505.476.1201 and leave your name and phone number and a committee member will return your call. Proceeds from the Folk Art Flea benefit the Museum of International Folk Art through the Museum of New Mexico Foundation.
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Come and decorate sugar skulls (Calaveras de azure), make paper altars (nichos), and experience Calavera face painting. Sample traditional Mexican treats and listen to Los Flores del Valle musical performance. Come dressed as a calaca (skeleton). Bring flowers, candles and/or a memento to add to our community altar. One our most popular events of the year!
Daily Walk-In Docent Tours
Our docents open up the world of folk art and the history of the museum to you. No reservations are required for docent tours, which are available:
10:30 & 11:30AM and 2:00PM. To confirm the day’s tours, please call the museum front desk at 505-476-1204.Learn More