The Maxwell Museum of Anthropology at The University of New Mexico is hosting a Family Day Event focused on Exploring Human Evolution. The event is part of Maxwell’s mission of working toward a greater understanding of the fullness of human experiences in the Southwest and the world.  

Participants are invited to the Maxwell on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

Everyone is invited to come and explore the fascinating story of human evolution at a Maxwell by learning to Identify skulls and bones, exploring questions about early human history, meeting with and talking to experts, examining cave art and making your own art projects, and learning what fossils can tell us about our past.

For more information, visit Maxwell’s website.

The museum is located at 500 University Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87131.

The Maxwell Museum works to realize community through offering rich educational programs, activities, and online educational resources to K-12 learners, UNM students and faculty, families, and adult audiences.