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Deming Luna Mimbres Museum

301 S Silver Ave, Deming, NM 88030-3761
+1 575-546-2382
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A wonderful museum with something for everyone

Stopped on our trip westward after reading reviews. WOW! So much to see and so little time. This is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Gemini1958
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Sierra Vista, Arizona
A/THE best small town museum

This was our second visit to this museum. The first time we only allotted 1 hour (small town... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ranles76
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Escondido
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“mimbres pottery” (37 reviews)
“small town” (26 reviews)
“two hours” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
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301 S Silver Ave, Deming, NM 88030-3761
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+1 575-546-2382
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"mimbres pottery"
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"small town"
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"two hours"
in 15 reviews
"something for everyone"
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"local history"
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"amazing collection"
in 8 reviews
"run by volunteers"
in 7 reviews
"several hours"
in 10 reviews
"death march"
in 6 reviews
"doll collection"
in 5 reviews
"on display"
in 9 reviews
"old cars"
in 4 reviews
"indian pottery"
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"second floor"
in 4 reviews
"huge collection"
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"worth a stop"
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"hidden gem"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped on our trip westward after reading reviews. WOW! So much to see and so little time. This is self guided experience. We enjoyed the plethora of subjects and enjoyed chatting with the docents. I would hope that the hometown museum receives lots of local...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to this museum. The first time we only allotted 1 hour (small town museum), but it did not take long to see this is a 3-5 hour museum. So we returned this May to see the rest and revisit stuff...More

Thank ranles76
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is worth taking the time to visit. There is something interesting in every room. We didn't get to see everything on our last trip through Deming, so we made sure we stopped this time! Volunteers keep this place running, and they do a...More

Thank 4givN
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice museum packed with interesting objects. Good selection of vintage toys! This museum had been recommended to us by friends who were spot on!

Thank Ann S
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We spent time here exploring the beautiful artifacts. So much history. If you in Deming it’s a must stop. Staff share a lot of information.

Thank Jayne M
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We came here specifically to see Mimbres pottery, and weren't disappointed. Dozens of pots and pot fragments showing the artistic brilliance of these ancient people. Good gift shop as well, with some Mimbres replicas for sale. (I bought one!). There's much, much more here besides...More

Thank Ziggyfly
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

There is so much to see here and the exhibits are extremely interesting. We were there for over two hours and only scratched the surface of what is on display there. Very nice staff and very informative on what is there to view. You would...More

Thank Jim1038
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise! So much to see! City history, dolls, automobiles, Mimbres history along with their pottery, tools, quilts, etc. There was so much to see that you can plan on spending a few hours there! To top it off, admission is strictly on...More

Thank M9262MWdianeb
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Tried to visit it today Sunday 4/8/18, but found it closed, even though TripAdvisor showed it to be open from 1:30 to 4 PM. Businesses really do need to keep their statuses up to date on TripAdvisor. Also, tried to visit two Restaurant in Deming...More

Thank RetiredAFColonel
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

This is one of the most interesting places I have ever been. It is known as the "Smithsonian of the SW" and for good reason. It is also totally free. I bought a lot of stuff in the fine gift shop there to support them...More

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IngridandRodrigo
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Response from Purdida | Reviewed this property |
9-4, Monday - Saturday. It's free but if you can give them a donation - I'm sure the volunteers will appreciate it.
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