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Address: 3041 E. Main St, Farmington, NM
Phone Number: 505/599-1174
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A Slic of Farmington History

This place has a lot of neat info for those that want to learn more about Farmington, New Mexico history. There's something for both kids and adults.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Farmington, New Mexico

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Farmington, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This place has a lot of neat info for those that want to learn more about Farmington, New Mexico history. There's something for both kids and adults.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Very interesting artifacts to see. Very children friendly. There was a wedding taking place while we were there. Very beautiful backdrop for a wedding. Outside grounds were lovely. The gift shop had something for everyone.

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West Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

The "old" gas/oil drilling equipment is interesting to see and they are planning a new exhibit about natural gas and oil. The current exhibit is on Egypt and we did not view it.

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We went to this exhibit allowing 1 hour. We could have easily spent 3-4 hours. It began with a 3-D movie which lasted about 20 mins. It laid a good foundation for the exhibit. Unfortunately we had to breeze through fairly quickly but there is the opportunity for learning and enjoyment for all ages and abilities. Lots of hands on... More 

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Snowflake, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Through April of 2015 they have an Egypt, Mummy, Pyramid touring exhibit that was very educational and worth the time to stop and visit. I would call them for more detailed information but I would highly recommend you stop by and check it out. My understanding is that there will be something else in its place after this one leaves.

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

A nice museum that gives you an understanding of history, economics, culture and land. Don't let the size mislead you it is quality. Special note - they change the "featured" exhibit from te to time so don't think if you have been once you have seen it all.

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Newark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised when we stopped into this Museum. They had a wonderful Indian rug exhibit and a very informative historical exhibit on trading posts in the area, including recordings of old-timers involved in them. Well done.

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Orland Park, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I had some time to kill, so I visited this museum for about an hour or so. The building is well maintained--and nice and cool, which was a nice relief in the August heat. There were some interesting exhibits (beautiful Navajo rugs, a Connie Mack baseball area, dinosaurs, etc.--but the museum is a bit sparse at this time. I was... More 

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The Colony, Texas, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

It is a beautiful facility. They had a baseball exhibit and Indian tapestries when we were there. And it backs up to the river, so the "backyard" area is worth a visit. And you can get lots of maps and brochures while you are there.

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Farmington, New Mexico, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The NM Museum of Natural History and Science has loaned their T Rex to the Farmington Museum for a few months. You really need to go see Stan!

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Address: Address: 3041 E. Main St, Farmington, NM
Phone Number: 505/599-1174
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Farmington

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