Maxwell Museum Visitor Information

Street Address

Maxwell Museum of Anthropology
MSC01 1050
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
(505) 277-4405


Tu - Fri: 9 - 4
Sat: 10 - 4
Closed Sunday, Monday and major holidays.


Admission is free and donations are welcome.


Maxwell Museum is accessible to the mobility impaired and persons with disabilities. For those requiring special services, please call: 277-4405 one week in advance.

Taking Pictures

Photography without flash is allowed in the permanent exhibits. Photography restrictions are posted for current exhibits. No tripods or lighting are allowed without special permission.


Map to Maxwell Museum

Get Directions

Directions and Parking

The Maxwell Museum is located east of University Blvd. between Las Lomas and Dr. M. L. King Jr. Ave. Limited parking is available west of the museum, parallel to University between Dr. M. L. King Jr. Ave. and Las Lomas. Permits for parking can be obtained in the Museum Store or from the museum gallery attendant.

For more information call: 505 277-4405