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Fun Area with Alien Theme

The stores and shops in a few blocks near the Alien Museum are loaded with alien themed gifts... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2018
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Take time to walk around.

This area of Roswell was just adorable. Not much to see but very in line with the whole UFO theme... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Valerie H
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Beginning in the 1830s as a mill town, Roswell's historic neighborhood features many of the original buildings that have been restored.
Roswell, NM
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a tourist trap lots of plastic Aliens a lot of locals don`t care for the attention that we get over something that never happened

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank shoreylrs
Reviewed 25 November 2018

The stores and shops in a few blocks near the Alien Museum are loaded with alien themed gifts, t-shirts and snacks. Worth taking a quick peak in them.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank OshkoshTraveler1
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Of course most people come here for the UFO folklore, but downtown is full of arts and eateries worth your attention. You can spend an entire day wandering up and down Main St. perusing everything from candy stores to theme museums. Get out and walk...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

This area of Roswell was just adorable. Not much to see but very in line with the whole UFO theme. Loved the alien street lights!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 20 August 2018

You can plow though all the UFO stops in about 2 hours. About 5-6 stores a UFO museum. But then there is the other stuff that I found really interesting like the art museum, planetarium, farmers market, and visitors center.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Danny C
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Roswell gets a lot of tourists, either coming here or stopping by on their way to Carlsbad Caverns (like us), or otherwise. My family and friends stopped by here for a few hours to check it out. The ladies found a cool used clothing store...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Tylerx2
Reviewed 11 August 2018

We had fun on our visit, the sightseeing of downtown was fun, but it was hot. We went to the Alien festival. I enjoyed the shopping, and the kids really liked the alien stuff. I just kept thinking this could really be an awesome concept...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank azangi96
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The first place we stopped was the County Courthouse - guys you need to go to the courthouse for some amazing architect and history! Entry is on the east side (Virginia st), through a metal detector. The old part of the courthouse is just beautiful,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Jan K
Reviewed 9 July 2018

So much more could be done with the whole alien concept, but at best the Roswell experience was mediocre at best.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank SuperDaveMcK
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Loved the downtown area. Lots of friendly shops and people. I would highly recommend to visit the ufo museum, visitors center, and many shops.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Matt G
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Response from BillM551 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have no idea about public transportation in Roswell.