Harrell House Bug Museum and Science Shop

Visit Our Bug Museum and Store!

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NEW LOCATION! We are located inside DeVargas Center Mall at 556 C Guadalupe St. Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501We are next to the movie theater (UA Cinema 6) and are closest to that mall entrance. We are also very close to the entrance next to Baskin Robbins on the Paseo de Peralta side.


Regular Hours (See Below for Holiday Hours):

Monday-Friday 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Saturday 10:00 AM- 6:00 PM

Sunday 12:00 PM -5:00 PM

Holiday Hours:

Close 5:00 PM New Year’s Eve

Closed New Year’s Day

Closed Easter Sunday

Closed Thanksgiving Day

Closed Christmas Day

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The front area is our retail store featuring the best collection of dinosaur and animal figures (now including dragons and other fantasy creatures) in Santa Fe! We also have a wide assortment of educational toys and kits plus original nature-themed art from local Santa Fe artists. There is no admission required to browse the store, so come on in!

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We also have a growing selection of fossils, minerals and handmade jewelry!

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The Bug Museum is in the back! Pay your admission and go beyond the blue doors and see…


Oliver Greer’s collection of 2,400 spectacular mounted insects, arachnids and other arthropods from around the world. This one of the finest collections you will see anywhere in the world!crawleywood room

This case alone includes 1,200 butterflies, moths and beetles!

This case alone includes 1,200 butterflies, moths and beetles!

The museum also features the Harrell House’s collection of more than 60 LIVE arthropods including tarantulas, scorpions, millipedes, centipedes, insects and more! See them up close and personal!animal room


"Feed me!"

“Feed me!”

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Admission to the museum is just $6 for adults and $4 for kids 12 and under. Infants and toddlers ages 2 and under are free. 

Discounted Admission for Seniors, Military, NM Resident: $5




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