Salmon Ruins and the San Juan County Museum Association are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

Salmon Ruins Museum

Annual Open House

​FREE ADMISSION!

Saturday - Mid May

​(Event Date Varies.  Please Call.)

​Celebrate Preservation and New Mexico Heritage Preservation Month by visiting Salmon Ruins - and 
​get free admission

ALL DAY!


2018 EVENT DATE:
​Saturday, May 25

NEW, FUN PICTURES OF

SALMON RUINS

BY PHOTOGRAPHER RON HUNT

​See Ron's Light Painting...

Click the MEDIA tab!






Bookmark our Events Page and Know What's Going On!

IT'S REUNION TIME!

​SALMON-PUERCO

​PROJECTS REUNION

​BASTILLE DAY WEEKEND, 2018

Friday Night Meet & Greet

​Saturday Tour, Dinner, and Presentations

​Sunday Brunch & Farewells

​Contact Larry to RSVP
or if you have Questions

​505-632-2013   sreducation@sisna.com

2018 DATE

​TO BE ANNOUNCED


Journey Into the Past 
Year around professionally guided tours

CHACO CANYON

NAVAJO DEFENSIVE SITES (DINETAH)

BISTI WILDERNESS

CUSTOM TOURS


PLAN EARLY - AVAILABLE DATES ARE
FILLING FAST!!


Click on the TOURS tab above

for more information.




Now Available for Viewing


from above

​images from a storied land


Photographs by

​ADRIEL HEISEY



Developed by

The Albuquerque Museum,
Albuquerque

and

Archaeology Southwest,
​Tucson

(formerly Center for Desert Archaeology)



THE POTTERY OF

MATA ORTIZ

​INFLUENCE OF THE CASAS GRANDES REGION ON
MATA ORTIZ

​View the Exhibit Today

​in the G. Alton James Gallery!



​Learn How Pottery Construction of an Ancient Culture Influences the Work of Master Potters Today in the Village of Mata Ortiz, Chihuahua, Mexico.  All Courtesty the Vision, Ceramic Arts, and Generosity of Mata Ortiz' own Internationally Known Artist,

Juan Quezada.

SALMON RUINS'

​Annual

Arts and ​Crafts Fair




December  2018 brings our 30th Annual ​Fair!

​Up to 96 Vendors offer their handmade items while your $1 admission benefits educational initiatives at Salmon Ruins -  and provides you a drawing ticket for
​Door Prizes!

9am - 5pm, ​McGee Park

(Behind SunRay Park & Casino)

Farmington, New Mexico


MAY IS​ NEW MEXICO

HERITAGE

PRESERVATION MONTH

          

​Free Annual Guided Dinétah Tour


​2018 TOUR DATE:

​Saturday, May 19


​Provided in celebration of Heritage Preservation Month, Salmon Ruins Museum presents a Director's Tour of the Navajo Defensive Sites and Rock Art of the Dinétah.

Experience our JOURNEY INTO THE PAST program caravan style - for free!

​Contact us to make your reservation!



​​​​​Salmon Ruins Museum 

Events


Upcoming Events





​SALMON RUINS
Summer Solstice Observation

​7am, Salmon Parking Area

​(Please Confirm Presentation Date at the Museum)


2018 EVENT DATE:

​To Be Announced

​7am-8:30am

Gather at the upper parking area with fellow participants for a short discussion of the event, then visit the Pueblo Observatory to
​see the event first hand.  FREE


San Juan County Museum Association

Board Meetings

4th Tuesday of Each Month, 5:30pm​

​Salmon Ruins Museum

2018 Dates:

December 13, 2017
January 24
​February 27

March 27
​April 24

May 22
June 26​​​
July 24
August 28
September 25
October 23

​November - To Be Announced  (Annual Dinner & Election of Officers) 

December - To Be Announced