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Geronimo Springs Museum

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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A bit of everything

Found this in the middle of town. Being from out of state, I found the museum very informative on... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2018
BillY540
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Seattle, Washington
Excellent history tour

This museum has a little of everything about the history of the area. It was great to read up on... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
Karma W
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Edgewood, New Mexico
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211 Main St, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901-2838
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

The history of Geronimo is very fascinating, but it limited at this Museum. The history of the town is more pronouned air this site.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Found this in the middle of town. Being from out of state, I found the museum very informative on the history of the area and State. Well worth the visit and glad we stopped.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BillY540
Reviewed 1 December 2018

This museum has a little of everything about the history of the area. It was great to read up on the various settlements and establishments. The staff was very helpful with the history if you are interested in history, you need to stop hear and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karma W
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Crammed into a series of disconnected buildings is the story of Hot Springs (aka Truth of Consequences) and surrounding areas. Highly recommended if you are heading out for ghost towns, the road to Silver City, etc. Great book selection for sale -- and maps. Astounding...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TravelbeeSantaFe_NM
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Had some of everything from prehistory, like mastodon skulls, to arrowheads, native pottery (enormous collection!), interesting displays on Geronimo, Cochise, and other main Apache leaders, a display on the Truth or Consequences game show, pioneer life, and the miners who settled the county.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dinnafash
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Small museum with several rooms full of exhibits and historical information on the area, including the name change from Hot Springs to T or C. The log cabin is well preserved and interesting. It took us approximately 2 hours to tour thru the building. Enjoy!

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

This is a small museum jam packed with history. It has an authentic log cabin that is quite impressive. The history of the different Indian tribes is clearly documented with interesting artifacts, paintings, and depictions of days gone by. The history of Truth or Consequences...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bfatone
Reviewed 5 September 2018

This is just one of many places within T or C that is a great place to stop and visit. It has a collection of historical items and photos of the old Hot Springs and also about Ralph Edwards and the name change to Truth...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dennis F F
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Many rooms, a log cabin attached to museum and the story of the name change including a video narrated by Ralph Edwards. Alot to see and read. 100s of Indian pottery and arrowheads. An interesting place. Adult $6, Senior, veterans, AAA fee is $5.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pnemiller
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Very interesting museum with a large collection of Native American pottery and artifacts. The staff was very knowledgeable and friendly. A good way to spend a couple of hours and learn about the area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mary M
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