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Media professionals: We offer information on Explora exhibits, programs, events, projects, awards, and theater performances. We appreciate your interest, and look forward to working with you!

For other media information or materials please contact:
  • Kristin Leigh
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Please also visit our Awards page for more news about Explora

New pavilion to open on Explora's east desk in 2016 as culmination of Rotarty Club of Albuquerque's Centennial Signature Project! For more information, contact Kristen Leigh, 505-224-8380,

Explora named "Best Museum" in Albuquerque The Magazine's 2015 readers and editors Best of The City poll!

pdfExplora Wins National Bright Lights Award (July 2, 2014)

pdfPNM Zia Solar Car Races 5-10-2013.pdf

pdfExplora Announces new Executive Director
pdfMuseums of Albuquerque Week (June 8-16, 2012)
pdfZia Solar Car Races (May 2012)
pdfExplora Awards Science Fair Winners (May 2012)
pdfExplora Announces New exhibit opening:
Math Moves/
¡Movidas matemáticas! (February 2012) 

pdfNiñas explorando la ciencia (December 2011)

pdfExplora Hosts Zia Solar Car Races (May 2011)

pdfExplora Awarded IMLS Medal

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