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The Museum of the Southwest immerses its visitors in experiences that transform their universe and reveal new possibilities.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Mexican Maps Family Friday
    Mexican Maps Family Friday
    Jun 18, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM CDT
    Blakemore Planetarium, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    Join us during our new extended hours for an outdoor Treasure Hunt, and Cardinal Directions Game. Inside we'll have a Ozobot Map Challenge, Map Puzzles, and Museum Map Making. All ages. Registration not required. Free admission for members. Made possible in part by Betty Tomlin.
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  • Unsweet Ts | Family Night Lawn Concert
    Unsweet Ts | Family Night Lawn Concert
    Jun 20, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Historic Turner Mansion, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    — Classic Rock, Blues and Country. Pull out a lawn chair and bring along some refreshments and enjoy this week's band, Unsweet Ts from 7-9 pm! Concert made possible by Community National Bank and MyCountry96.1. Stage sponsored by Beryl Oil and Gas.
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  • Family Sci-Friday Movie Night: Member Exclusive Event
    Jun 25, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Blakemore Planetarium - MSW Campus, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    To show appreciation to our members, we’ll show Muppets from Space for free at our Blakemore Planetarium inside the Helen Greathouse Dome Theater! Sci-Fridays are complete with refreshments for the full movie going experience thanks to the generosity of EOG Resources, and Sue Dorr. Become a member!
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  • Dirty Glass | Lawn Concert
    Dirty Glass | Lawn Concert
    Jun 27, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Historic Turner Mansion, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    — Texas Country, 90s, Classic Rock Pull out a lawn chair and bring along some refreshments and enjoy this week's band, Dirty Glass from 7-9 pm! Member Night concert made possible by Corey Sly Electrical Service and 103.3 KISSFM. Stage sponsored by Beryl Oil and Gas.
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  • Phenomenal Physics Family Friday
    Phenomenal Physics Family Friday
    Jul 09, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Blakemore Planetarium, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    Join us during our new extended hours for an outdoor Coloring Robots, and Cardboard Car activities. Inside we'll create Popsicle Stick Catapults, Floating Balls, and a Paper Plate Marble Run. All ages. Registration not required. Free admission for members. Made possible in part by Betty Tomlin.
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  • Weatherstone | Lawn Concert
    Weatherstone | Lawn Concert
    Jul 11, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Historic Turner Mansion, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    — Classic Rock Pull out a lawn chair and bring along some refreshments and enjoy this week's band, Weatherstone from 7-9 pm! Concert made possible by Classic Rock 102. Stage sponsored by Beryl Oil and Gas.
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  • Art Science in Fiber Family Friday
    Art Science in Fiber Family Friday
    Jul 16, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Blakemore Planetarium, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    Join us during our new extended hours for outdoor Clay Microorganisms, and “quilts” with painted pieces of fabric. Inside we'll explore microscopes, 3D Printed Cell Rubbing, and Petri Dish Germ Painting. Free admission for members. Made possible in part by Betty Tomlin.
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  • Tall City Band | Lawn Concert
    Tall City Band | Lawn Concert
    Jul 18, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Historic Turner Mansion, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    Pull out a lawn chair and bring along some refreshments and enjoy this week's entertainment, Tall City Band from 7-9 pm! Tall City Night concert made possible by Tall City Brewing Co. and Newstalk550. Stage sponsored by Beryl Oil and Gas.
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  • Art Geometry Family Friday
    Art Geometry Family Friday
    Jul 23, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Blakemore Planetarium, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    Join us during our new extended hours for outdoor Spin Art, and Maze Solving. Inside we'll create Mosaic Tiles, String Art Boards, and Origami. All ages. Registration not required. Free admission for members. Made possible in part by Betty Tomlin.
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  • Angel + The Badmen | Lawn Concert
    Angel + The Badmen | Lawn Concert
    Jul 25, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Historic Turner Mansion, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    Pull out a lawn chair and bring along some refreshments and enjoy this week's entertainment, Angel + The Badmen from 7-9 pm! Concert made possible by House of Printing and Kicks99.1. Stage sponsored by Beryl Oil and Gas.
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  • Family Sci-Friday Movie Night: Member Exclusive Event
    Jul 30, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Blakemore Planetarium - MSW Campus, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    To show appreciation to our members, we’ll show TRON Classic for free at our Blakemore Planetarium inside the Helen Greathouse Dome Theater! Sci-Fridays are complete with refreshments for the full movie going experience thanks to the generosity of EOG Resources, and Sue Dorr. Become a member!
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  • Preview Party - SeptemberFest
    Preview Party - SeptemberFest
    Sep 10, 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    Historic Turner Mansion, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    Seats must be reserved in advance. This ticketed event allows guests to mix and mingle with SeptemberFest artists, and purchase one-of-a-kind-pieces one day prior to the public, while dinning on the beautiful front lawn of the historic Turner Mansion.
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  • SeptemberFest - Under the Desert Sky
    SeptemberFest - Under the Desert Sky
    Sep 11, 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
    Museum of the Southwest, 1705 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA
    SeptemberFest is a Midland tradition!
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