The museum will have reduced hours during ENMU's Spring Break (March 9-13). We will be closed on Tuesday and will be open 12-5 Wednesday-Friday. Weekends will be regular hours. #museum #familyfriendly #opentothepublic #hours
It's that time of year again! We're starting to gear up for our Annual Atlatl Competition at the NHL, and boy, do we have news for you! This year the Blackwater Draw National Historic Landmark will be co-hosting the State Archaeology Fair at the site (along with State representatives). Lucky us, and lucky you! We will have the same competition that you all know and love, but we will also have different booths, volunteers, and representatives from all over the state. Now, I kn
All: we are excited to announce that we have begun planning in earnest for our 18th Annual Atlatl Competition! This year's date will be October 27th, the last Saturday of the month as has been our tradition in years past. We will have our competition, as well as our special Director's Tour, so make sure to mark your calednars. Please keep an eye out for our new flyer, as well as more information in the coming days... and as always, share widely! #opentothepublic #clovis #atla
It's that time of year, y'all. It's bittersweet: yes, we're shutting down the site soon, and we're dropping down to our fall hours, but Atlatl Day is coming up, too! It's not all tears. Please take care when planning your trip to Blackwater Draw. For the last two weeks of August we will have Friday-Sunday hours ONLY. This will then drop to Saturday-Sunday through the end of October, at which point we will shut down for the winter. Thanks for your support, and we hope to see y
The site will reopen this weekend, March 31- April 1. The site will be open on weekends only until Memorial Day, after which we will be open allllll summer long-- woohoo! Check us out soon. #opentothepublic #folsom #clovis #director #landmark #familyfriendly #nhl #hours #site
Join us on May 5th for our Annual Prehistory Day Open House event at the Blackwater Draw National Historic Landmark. This event is a part of New Mexico Heritage Preservation Month. Be there or be square! #opentothepublic #anthropologydepartment #clovis #presentation #director #atlatl #events #landmark #museum #familyfriendly #nhl #pottery #site
Maybe (hopefully!) you've all seen our event on our Facebook page already. BUT for those of you who haven't liked us yet on Facebook (for shame, y'all!) here's an update on our annual, and most popular, event. For over 15 years, the Annual Atlatl Competition has been- you guessed it- an annual institution at Blackwater Draw. The tradition continues this year as the Mu Alpha Nu Anthropology Club and Blackwater Draw host this beloved event . . . with a few tweaks!