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!

Dan Turner, Copper Jewelry Artist

In support of the CLAY Festival, join us for an artist reception for Dan Turner, whose jewelry is now available at the Museum Store - July 28, 3:30-5:30 pm

Master Artist, Oralia López - July 29

Oralia Lόpez from Mata Ortiz, Chihuahua at the Museum Annex 10 am - 4 pm  → Learn more!

Dr. John Bezy, author of the book The Artistry and History of Mata Ortiz, 11 am - 1 pm