VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Join the Farmington Museum for a Museum EdVenture! These guided tours will help you discover the cultural treasures of the Four Corners. 2018 EdVentures will be held on March 10th (Navajo Trading Posts of the Four Corners), April 21st (Antelope Canyon), May 19th (Chimney Rock), August 4th, (Earthships), August 25th (Four Corners’ vineyards and wineries, September 15th (Renaissance Fair), and October 13th (Monument Valley).
Join the Farmington Museum for an educational adventure - a Museum EdVenture! On Saturdays throughout the year, participants will have the opportunity to explore the cultural heritage of the Four Corners on an all-day field trip. This is an adults-only program and registration is required. Transportation will be provided. Participants are asked to bring a sack lunch. To register or for more information, please call (505) 599-1400 or visit www.farmingtonmuseum.org.
Call 505-599-1400 to register or online using WebTrac.
March 10, 2018
Navajo Trading Posts of the Four Corners
Farmington Museum Director Bart Wilsey will lead an all-day field trip of the most notable Navajo Trading Posts of the Four Corners. Stops will include the historic Hatch Trading Post, Hogback Trading Co, Foutz Trading Co, and Eddie Lake Trading Post. The fee will be $15 per person / $12 FMF Members.
April 21, 2018
Antelope Slot Canyon Scenic Tour
Explore the amazing and otherworldly beauty of Antelope Canyon. A 90-minute guided tour will take participants deep into the canyon to capture the vivid rock colors and sunbeams. The fee will be $75 per person / $60 FMF Members.
May 19, 2018
Walk in the footsteps of the Ancestral Puebloans, following primitive pathways that haven't changed for 1,000 years. Archaeological ruins and artifacts, abundant wildlife, and its setting in the breathtaking San Juan National Forest make Chimney Rock a must-see. The fee will be $25 per person / $20 FMF Members.
August 4, 2018
Earthship Biotecture World Headquarters & Visitor Center
Enjoy an out-of-this-world 2.5 hour guided tour of the amazing earthships of northern New Mexico! The fee will be $30 per person / $24 FMF Members.
August 25, 2018
Wine Making in Four Corners
Farmington Museum Director Bart Wilsey will guide this tour of the Four Corners' vineyards and wineries. Participants will enjoy a tours of the NMSU Research Station Test Vineyard and Cedar Hill Vineyard, and a full wine tasting and tour of Fox Fire Farms Winery in Ignacio, CO. The fee will be $30 per person / $20 FMF Members.
September 15, 2018
On September 15, participants will have the opportunity to experience the Santa Fe Renaissance Fair, which features Clan Tynker and medieval combat, jugglers, live entertainment and dancers... also vendors, delicious food, drinks, and mead! Fee: $ 25 per person / $20 FMF Members.
October 13, 2018
On October 13, take a guided tour of the famous red towering sandstone buttes of Monument Valley. The fee will be $75 per person / $60 FMF Members.
October 20, 2018
Archaeology of Dinetah
Join archaeologist Doug Dykeman on a day-long tour of some off-the-beaten-path sites Dinétah. We will explore remote pueblitos, including Three Corn, Old Fort, and Jesus Canyon ruins and riveting rock art. The fee will be $25 per person.
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PLEASE NOTE: The Bisti Badlands / De-Na-Zin Wilderness is open to visitors during the government shutdown. Please be mindful of the area and pack out everything that you pack in.Learn More »