Access for All

Community initiatives

Para Español

All of our children and families deserve access to the museum. We welcome everyone, without discrimination.

The Museum seeks to improve accessibility, promote awareness of resources, and foster a love of learning and community through these programs.

See our discounts below, if cost presents a challenge.

Community Access

Thursdays are Yours!

The Santa Fe Children’s Museum encourages community access with FREE ADMISSION for children age 17 and under from 4:00 - 6:30 pm on Thursdays

Admission Assistance

Complimentary admission and memberships are available through our community partners if you have a pass. Ask if you think you may qualify.

Service Recognitions

Every day we offer discounts for EBT recipients, military and first responders, teachers and more. 

Camp Scholarships

Those who qualify (limited scholarships available) for free or reduced lunch at school may receive financial support in attending our camps. 

Bilingual Staff

The Santa Fe Children’s Museum has staff on-site who are fluent in Spanish.

American Children's Museums' Reciprocal Network

Members of Assciation of Children’s Museums' Reciprocal Network receive 50% off regular admission for up to 6 people (including the cardholder, who must be present)  Bring your membership card with the red Reciprocal Network logo to receive this discount

Schoolchildren Access

Title I schools visit the Museum for free. Contact for questions regarding schoolchildren access.

Stargazer, our portable planetarium, presents bilingual STEM education free to public schools. 

Students who participate in field trips or Stargazer receive a free one-year Student Membership.

Learn more about Stargazer and contact to schedule a Stargazer visit.

Sensory Friendly 

Our bilingual staff is trained in sensory-sensitive practices and we have sensory-friendly tools always available. The museum also holds Sensory-Friendly Fridays  throughout the year, which includes with dim lights, quiet atmosphere, and more. 

Explore our calendar for other scheduled Sensory Friendly events.  Simply ask the front desk for any other assistance on a daily basis.  

Contact us at or (505) 989-8359 x 103 for more information about these programs.

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