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Alien Zone Area 51

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Address: 216 N. Main, Roswell, NM 88201
Phone Number: 15756276982
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This small museum was super fun if you like this sort of thing and have an open mind. The newspaper articles may not be interesting for the smaller children. Also, it doesn't take... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Tuttle, Oklahoma
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Aiken, South Carolina
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173 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Be very, very careful. You never know when an alien will reach out to touch you. Fun place, easy to find, lots of photos and eye witness reports. If you didn't believe this place will try to convince you. Have fun

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Tuttle, Oklahoma
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

This small museum was super fun if you like this sort of thing and have an open mind. The newspaper articles may not be interesting for the smaller children. Also, it doesn't take much time out of your schedule to go through.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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40 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I have heard so much about this iconic area and I think it was over before I even knew I was in it. It was only because of the sign that I knew we were there. I was excited but then quickly became disappointed.

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De Queen, Arkansas
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44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We didn't tour the museum because we dumped our tour money into the UFO museum (waste!) We enjoyed the free exhibits here very much! Kids had fun and we picked up a few things to take home too! Would return! Very fun!

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Antwerp, Belgium
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245 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

As a local, I have only gone once, to take guests, and it was very shabby. It could certainly use an upgrade.

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Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Don't go expecting anything but 30 minutes or so of giggling and posing for photos in corny exhibits. It was just as other contributors reported so went into this knowing what to expect. If you're the serious type and do not have the goofy gene, this may not be the place for you. For the management, I would suggest cleaning... More 

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87 reviews
42 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

The tee shirts are the cheapest I could find so it is worth going just for them. The $3 fee for the back room is worth it just for the laugh factor, think early science fiction shows with the cardboard background and paper mache and you will be transported back in time.

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

My friend and I stopped in Roswell on our way to Tucson and had tons of fun at this place taking hilarious pictures with various aliens!!!! So worth the 3$!!! we laughed and giggled our way thru the whole place!! What a hoot!!

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Atlanta, GA
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

This was the only alien-themed shop we visited and I'm happy for it. While in the shop, at least 2 other patrons asked if we'd been to other shops. Both people said they'd visited several and were totally disappointed, recommending we not waste our times elsewhere. Yes, there's a cheesiness to the shop, but that's the point. Plus AWESOME prices... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

When you're going to Roswell to look at alien stuff, you expect it to be hokey. This place was a hoot. Lots of opportunities to pose in the displays. It's worth the $2 entry fee.

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Additional Information about Alien Zone Area 51

Address: 216 N. Main, Roswell, NM 88201
Phone Number: 15756276982
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Roswell
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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