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New Mexico Museum of Space History

Nm Hwy 2001, Alamogordo, NM 88311-5430
+1 877-333-6589
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What an enormous and awesome museum! Learned so much about our countries’ space program but also... read more

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Very good outdoor displays Inside renovations were being done to some with new displays being... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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This museum complex includes the space museum, Planetarium, IMAX® dome theater, Hubbard Space Science Education Facility, and the International Space Hall of Fame.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“imax theater” (36 reviews)
“space travel” (27 reviews)
“space shuttle” (25 reviews)
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Nm Hwy 2001, Alamogordo, NM 88311-5430
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"the white sands"
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"hands on activities"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an enormous and awesome museum! Learned so much about our countries’ space program but also about how old space study is and all the people from all over that were involved!! Tickets were $8 for seniors and $6 for 13 year old. Exhibits were...More

Thank Ronald J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good outdoor displays Inside renovations were being done to some with new displays being added. Themrenovation distracted from the overall presentation of the inside displays of the museum. The audio on the video displays was too low to,be heard. The IMAX theatre inside the...More

Thank Gilliedog
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband is a huge space geek! He LOVED it. They were doing a lot of renovations which meant many of the exhibits were not open. Also, make sure not to to on a Tuesday as they are closed. We had a lot of fun,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a bit out of the way but we went to white sands so we continued our drive to go here. I am not especially interested in space but the kids and my husband liked it. It’s a bit dated but had good information...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

An Excellent experience. I learned things I didn't know and I followed the space program from it's beginning

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you haven’t been here, it’s an excellent place to see and take pictures of rockets and things. There is one level in the museum under construction. The museum has plenty of artifacts and informations to offer. The whole family can suit up as an...More

Thank Travelers330
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I, along with our Airman son, visited this museums this weekend. It was very informative and interesting. They are doing some renovation, but it's not very intrusive. We visited the museum and went to the planetarium. We were very delighted when the...More

Thank MidloMom75
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

In all fairness, it looked like this museum was in process of a remodel, however, after visiting the outstanding missile museum at White Sands, I expected more. There were a few nice exhibits, particularly the Gene Roddenberry section, but all in all, we blew through...More

Thank Todd B
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Lynn and I and friends recently toured the New Mexico Museum of Space History. A friend from Las Cruces suggested that this museum was a must see while in the Central New Mexico area. Admission was $7.00 each for Seniors and Military. The museum discovers...More

Thank Radiohutch
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

All sorts of fun displays. Star Trek images and history was a nice surprise. We definitely enjoyed our visit here. The elevators were under construction but even still they did a good job of getting everyone where they wanted to go when the wanted to...More

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michaeldonaldcam2018
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Response from louisd237 | Reviewed this property |
2 to 3 hours to see everything and see all the films
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18 November 2016|
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Response from Cathy H | Property representative |
The museum does have an available wheelchair. It is free to use.
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bassman3
27 May 2016|
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Response from Bill W | Reviewed this property |
Visitor Category Museum **Planetarium** Adult (13 to 59) $6.00 ** $3.50** Senior Citizens (60+) & (Military - active, retired, & dependents) and NM Residents $5.00 **$ 3.50** Child (3 to 12 yrs) $4.00... More
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