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International Space Hall of Fame

Nm Hwy 2001, Alamogordo, NM 88311
+1 877-333-6589
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Great stop for space fans

Alamagordo is the nearest town to White Sands Natl Monument, White Sands Missile Range and the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
cmbaker19
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El Paso, Texas
Not to far from New Mexico's space center

I believe they have a full size Omni-max theatre there, like the one at the Boston Museum of... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
christopher r
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Take a simulated walk on Mars and see space exhibits that span exploration from the earliest rocketry experiments to futuristic Space Station 2001.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“space history” (14 reviews)
“space shuttle” (8 reviews)
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Nm Hwy 2001, Alamogordo, NM 88311
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Alamagordo is the nearest town to White Sands Natl Monument, White Sands Missile Range and the Trinity Site. It is, therefore, a great location for the space hall of fame and the NM museum of space history. The two are colocated and we'll worth visiting....More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

I believe they have a full size Omni-max theatre there, like the one at the Boston Museum of Science.

Thank christopher r
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This attraction is actually part of the New Mexico Space Museum so you will find pictures of the Hall of Fame inductees on all four levels of the museum as well as a combination display of all inductees on the main level. Also, Ham, the...More

1  Thank Judy C
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Not a hokey place at all. Pride comes through very well. Nice exhibits. Look at a space rock and real suits. Ask how do you drink Coke/Pepsi in space - neat answer.

Thank Bruce D
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I was told multiple times to go here by co-workers since I'm only here for a couple of months. It was the best decision I made. A quick drive and it was so cool!! There is this plate you stand on and can feel the...More

Thank D'Anya D
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Wonderful museum with a couple of neat interactives for kids. You can feel what's it like when a rocket takes off or you can try to land the space shuttle (not as easy as you may think!) There is a really, really neat exhibit on...More

Thank Sue M L T
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Drove 4 hours and they ended up being closed on a Tuesday. Kids were upset as they were so excited driving up to the facility only to be let down by the closed gate...

Thank Tanya W
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The New Mexico Museum of Space History is a museum and planetarium complex in Alamogordo, New Mexico. They offer guided tours, space camps for kids and so much more. Don't forget to visit the planetarium. People of all ages will be thrilled with a visit...More

1  Thank Kimberley C
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I spent a whole afternoon there and wished I had started sooner. I would definitely advise this is a good place to spend an entire day for anybody genuinely interested in discovering more details about our early space exploration program. The building itself is a...More

1  Thank jaybY5574XS
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Museum has a comprehensive collection of space artifacts, and each floor takes the traveler through a period in space exploration history. Flight simulator was fun. Worth the trip for sure!! The view is amazing also!! Great for Photos!

3  Thank Meso R
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