Who are we and where are we headed? As part of the Roswell Museum's exhibition Future Shock: (Re)Visions of Tomorrow, there will be a series of webinars where participating artists will discuss their work in the context of the show's themes. Each conversation will feature two artists participating in the exhibition and will be moderated by Aaron Wilder, Curator of Collections and Exhibitions. Webinars will be Tuesday evenings at 6:00pm Mountain Time on the dates listed below. Attendance is free and open to all. The only requirement is for attendees to use Zoom.us to register for and attend the webinars (see below for Zoom registration links for each session).
We invite you to celebrate the Roswell Museum’s 85th anniversary with the new exhibition, A Community Legacy and a slice of birthday cake plus free admission all day! Read more
Saturday, October 8, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Roswell Convention Center | Free Admission
The Roswell Museum – in collaboration with area educational, science and cultural leaders – is presenting the annual Roswell Science and Art Festival on Saturday, October 8 at the Roswell Convention Center. This free all-ages event will present a fun-filled day of science and art opportunities with the aim of inspiring the next generation of creative and innovative thinkers. Read more
Chalk the Walk is the museum's annual sidewalk chalk competition that takes place during the festival from 8 am to 1 pm with awards announced at 2 pm. Pre-registration is required to reserve a spot. Participants may draw as individuals or part of a team. Youth squares, for ages 15 and under, are 30" x 40" and adult squares are 60" x 60". Chalk supplies are provided as a part of the registration fee. To register, access the form here, or stop by the museum. Individuals are $10 and teams are $20. Need-based scholarships are also available.
"A Machine to Live In" Film Screenings Saturdays, July 9 - October 29, 3 p.m.
As part of Future Shock, watch A Machine to Live In—a hybrid documentary/art film about Brazil's capital city, Brasilia, a sixties-era “cosmo-futurist” utopia. Screening included with admission.
Free Family Activities, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Free Planetarium Special Screening, 11:00 a.m.
Free museum admission for Roswell residents, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
November 12: Easy Weavy Weaving your own design is easier than it looks! Use fall-inspired colored string to make woven squares full of texture and pattern using a simple cardboard loom.
Second Saturdays offer free museum admission to Roswell residents along with an art or science activity from 10 am to 1 pm. A free, kid-friendly planetarium show is offered at 11 am. Non-residents may participate with museum admission. Second Saturdays are generously supported by the RMAC Foundation.