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Geronimo Springs Museum

Address: 211 Main St, Truth or Consequences, NM
Phone Number: 505-894-6600
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: History museums, Museums
Attraction details
Type: History museums, Museums
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

This is a Fantastic Museum! Such a surprise in a small town. Great history to be learned and outstanding displays!

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NM USA
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This is an awesome museum filled with interesting items from Sierra County and New Mexico. There is an extensive collection of well preserved pottery, local artifacts, new books and a great gift shop filled with local arts and crafts. Not to mention the knowledgeable and friendly staff!

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Truth or Consequences, New Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Well planned and inclusive museum about the region. Includes a bit of history about Truth or Consequences name change. Well worth a visit

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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46 reviews 46 reviews
8 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015 via mobile

On prior trips through town, we'd passed this museum but never stopped. Very glad we stopped today. The staff were friendly and eager to share. And it has an amazing collection of pottery and arrowheads. The history room for the town was also cool as it included old pictures and news articles for surrounding cities. And the room about how... More 

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New Baltimore, Michigan
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We truly enjoyed our tour of this museum and appreciated the obvious pride shown by museum staff. It also served as a spot for meeting other tourists and discussing "must-see" spots in and around Truth or Consequences.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

Small and packed with history like and info like cowboy hates still and names, different barb wire and cow ranch symbols. Also a fine collections of Cristal's and Indian pottery. Spend an hour or two....

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Kfar Vradim, Israel
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

The Truth - we went there because of the special name of the town. The Cosequences - we found a wonderful museum. Many stories and unique exhibitions

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Houston, Texas, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

a nice museum- it is packed with pictures and artifacts-a walk through time-very good place to stop-great for kids!!

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Excellent array of items/displays showcasing the area's history; great gift shop as well! Stop in for a 30 minute synopsis of the region and its lore. Great place to get oriented before setting off to specific sites.

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minneapolis, mn
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66 reviews 66 reviews
4 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I love local history here in New Mexico, and Geronimo Springs Museum does a great job of displaying it. They have a nice gift shop too.

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