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Roswell Museum & Art Center

Closes in 8 min: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Part of the West hidden away

Roswell has the best hidden secret in the Pecos Valley. This Museum has a touch of the Old West... read more

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Daniel B
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Roswell, New Mexico
Far out

This is an interesting tour. You could potentially spend all day here if you want to read all the... read more

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Amybthompson
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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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Founded in 1937, the Roswell Museum and Art Center is home to an extensive collection of southwestern art, the equipment and workshop of pioneering rocketeer Robert H. Goddard, and the Rogers Aston Collection of the American West, which encompasses...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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100 W 11th St, Roswell, NM 88201-4910
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Reviewed today

Roswell has the best hidden secret in the Pecos Valley. This Museum has a touch of the Old West with the Aston Collection, one of the finest collections of Indian and Cowboy memorabilia in all of New Mexico, plus Art of Peter Hurd and Henriette...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an interesting tour. You could potentially spend all day here if you want to read all the information, or you could breeze through in less than 30 minutes and hit the highlights.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Has Dr. Robert H. Goddard's work shop, great art exhibits, and has a planetarium! Well worth the visit. Lot's to see!!!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Good for a small town art gallery. Free admission. Really only takes about an hour to do whole gallery, schedule your visit around the planetarium schedule to make it worth while.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed my trip to the RMAC. It's very easy to visit, and you can't argue with the price. It's big enough to be worth the trip, but doesn't take all day. The western collection was my favorite. I was impressed.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

We went 2 or3 times in 1week to see the art,native American exhibit, Robert Goddard rocket exhibit and shows in the Robert Goddard Plan. Great place to visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We drove to Roswell just to go to the museum. It was a fun way to spend an afternoon. Would recommend watching the video as it was quite informative.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

This place didn’t to convince me. I expected more. A tiny place with a few dolls and a few copies of magazine articles.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

OK, so this is a fun place and doesn't cost much to get in so it's worth a stop. But just know that some of it is pretty hokey. Some of the letters of documentation really make you wonder if there really is someone out...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank saminkc
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We set out on a Saturday morning to explore Roswell, and this was our first stop. Little did we know it was the day of the arts and science fair. As we were looking around, the museum director stopped us and encouraged us to stick...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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