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Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art

409 E College Blvd, Roswell, NM 88201-7524
+1 575-623-5600
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This is my favorite art museum of any kind in the southwest USA. The art on display here is... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
Noé R
via mobile
WOW! Great Contemporary art museum

When you think of Roswell you think about space alien visits, but they also have an excellent art... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Chesterfield, MO
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409 E College Blvd, Roswell, NM 88201-7524
+1 575-623-5600
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite art museum of any kind in the southwest USA. The art on display here is fantastic and could be on display at any major contemporary art museum in the nation. Every single piece is quality. Forget the UFO stuff, this is...More

Thank Noé R
Reviewed 5 July 2017

When you think of Roswell you think about space alien visits, but they also have an excellent art museum. Anderson is incredible with nine large galleries and a huge selection of paintings and sculptures. While it bills itself as “contemporary” you won’t really find anything...More

Thank jjctraveler
Reviewed 4 June 2017

It was interesting to see the contemporary pieces. Some we liked while others we did not understand/like. It was very quiet the afternoon we were there.

Thank Kay B
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I love this place. Art is done in a residency art program. Some of the pieces are so innovative. I go about once a year.

Thank cvwesley2000
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I can't believe some of this art exists in Roswell! There are some amazing pieces in here and it is well worth a visit. If you are an art fan at all, go check this place out! You might be surprised what you find in...More

2  Thank kylerbullock
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Each unique art piece has been created by an artist in residence which makes for a very interesting and large art collection. The building is quite lovely inside in a nice neighbourhood. I wish every city had such a an artist collection and concept. Free...More

1  Thank Geopiggy
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Again, this is a free center. The art displayed covers all the different styles of art. This has a unique setting and history. Go and discover the information and art.

1  Thank Teachsaturn
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It was very interesting see all the different types of art. They get artists to move there and work on their art for a year. They get to have an exhibition

1  Thank Lyle4493
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The owner of a restaurant at which we ate in our one night in Roswell suggested we visit the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art. Boy, we're glad we did. So much better than the International UFO Museum And Research Center in Roswell, yet over a...More

1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 15 August 2016

The Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, like the Roswell Museum & Art Center is one of the jewels of the Roswell community. It is full of a wide range of art from paintings to sculpture to textile art by many different artists from all over...More

Thank senorgblanco
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