Upcoming Events

December 10, 2019

Pots, People, and Archaeology: Challenges of using Ceramic Data for Culture History Studies
OAS Brown Bag talk by Eric Blinman (Director of the Office of Archaeological Studies) at the CNMA, 12:00 noon, free!

January 14, 2020

Learning from Mistakes: Transforming a Family’s Sixth Century Catastrophe into a Modern Day Teaching Moment
OAS Brown Bag talk by Mollie Toll and Pam McBride, director and director emeritus of the OAS Archaeobotanical analysis lab, at the CNMA, 12:00 noon, free!

International Archaeology Day at the Center for New Mexico Archaeology

October 19, 2019


Saturday, October 19, 2019, 10 am to 4 pm, free

The Office of Archaeological Studies, in collaboration with the Santa Fe Chapter of the Archaeological Institute of America and other organizations in northern New Mexico, will host an open house at the Center for New Mexico Archaeology (7 Old Cochiti Road, Santa Fe, NM 87507) on Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 10 am to 4 pm. Visitors will have the opportunity to tour the building, which is the primary storage facility for New Mexico’s archaeological collections, as well as the offices and working research laboratories of the Office of Archaeological Studies. Visitors of all ages can learn about New Mexico’s unique 12,000 year cultural heritage through a wide range of hands-on activities, demonstrations, and interactions with archaeologists. Come throw atlatls, shoot bows, make yucca fiber, learn about rock art, and query archaeologists with all those questions you have always wanted to ask about New Mexico archaeology.

Please visit the Office of Archaeological Studies' website for details, directions, and more information or contact Eric Blinman at (505) 476-4404 or eric.blinman@state.nm.us to inquire further.

The map below gives directions to the Center for New Mexico Archaeology. Click on the image and the downloadable PDF will open in a new window. It is available for you to download and print at your convenience.

 

CNMA map