The Silver City Museum Society, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization, was founded in 1985 to provide supplementary financial and volunteer support to the Silver City Museum, in Historic Downtown Silver City. The Museum Society augments operational support from the Town of Silver City, enhancing Museum programming and public services with supplementary staffing, paid and volunteer, as well as equipment and outreach support.

Silver City Museum Society

50th Anniversary Capital Campaign

Help us raise a new roof on the historic H.B. Ailman House! The Silver City Museum Society set a goal to raise $50,000 for the 50th Anniversary of the Silver City Museum to replace the Mansard roof on the H.B. Ailman House → Learn more!

Give Grandly - May 6, 2017

An annual, nationwide fundraising event helping local non-profits in a 24-hour day of giving, online at and at Silver City Farmers' Market, from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm. → Learn more!


The Beatles - May 20, 2017

At The Fine Arts Center Theatre, WNMU - Join us for a one-of-a-kind performance by New Mexico's only Beatles Tribute Band, "Twist and Shout." Help support the Silver City Museum → Learn more!