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Ruidoso River Museum

Address: 101 Mechem Drive, Ruidoso, NM
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Ranked #15 of 15 Attractions in Ruidoso
Type: Museums
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Greenwood, Missouri
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I really liked this store. Purchased a few things and spoke to the very friendly employee. Some bizarre goods, nice jewelry, and interesting souvenirs. They had a lot of beads that were at very good prices.

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Post, Texas, United States
19 reviews 19 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

My family and I had a great time learned a ton and the lady helped us with history of the track and shared with is about the hubbords .. Very well displayed

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Moved to fox cave so my lady and I went there. It was horrible. Tourist trap. The front desk lady was odd in A bad way. Nothing but gimmicks for sale.

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Cypress, Texas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
27 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

What an amazing little museum! There is so much stuff that it is beyond grasping. There is an incredibly large amount of information on Billy the Kid in the basement. In contrast, there are souvenirs of movie stars in one section upstairs. The best part was that it was neat, clean and tidy. The stairs alone are worth the trip... More 

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Odessa, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

My hubby and I visited this. museum in late Sept. 2012. We were on our anniversary trip aand it had rained. We were pleasantly surprisedbythisawesome museum. We plan to return again..

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Arlington, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

The person running the museum obviously didn't want to be bothered by guests. The admission fee seemed high for what was in the museum. The outside of the building looks great, but the inside doesn't reflect much care. The exhibits were poorly displayed, and the whole place was very poorly lit. It was a hodge-podge of just stuff. There were... More 

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