Albuquerque Museum celebrates 50 years

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Museum is celebrating 50 years of art and history.

As part of the celebration, admission was only 25-cents Thursday, which is how much it costed back in 1967 when the museum opened its doors.

Over five decades, the museum has become home to 10,000 works of art, 27,000 historical items and more than 100,000 photos.

The museum is also holding several special exhibits and events to mark the anniversary this month.

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