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Aztec Museum and Pioneer Village

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Address: 125 N. Main Ave, Aztec, NM 87410
Phone Number: +1 505-334-9829
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Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Aztec Museum and Pioneer Village let visitors experience pioneer life in...
Aztec Museum and Pioneer Village let visitors experience pioneer life in the American West. Aztec's history of human habitation goes back a thousand years, when Native Americans settled along the Animas River. Pioneer Village gives visitors the opportunity to revisit a community of the early American West. Children will enjoy climbing aboard the caboose and going in a one-room schoolhouse, just two of the many Pioneer Village buildings and exhibits. Visit Aztec Museum and Pioneer Village to learn about modern Aztec's early days.
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Great museum and village

We found this museum on the web and visited it. The lovely lady who welcomed us was very kind and told us everything we needed to know before visiting. We walked through the room... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We found this museum on the web and visited it. The lovely lady who welcomed us was very kind and told us everything we needed to know before visiting. We walked through the room with displayed items and enjoyed it. Especially the barbershop. Outside were some buildings from pioneer times. All in all a nice place to spend some time.

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Farmington, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Valenty Zaharek 's cyclorama "Pecos West" has just been donated and it is worth seeing over and over. It is about 18 feet in diameter and was carved from wood over years. Clouds of dust, shadows on the mountains and painstaking carvings of animals, native American villages, and cowboys create the atmosphere. Creating more mood are the narration and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Love all of the old historical artifacts that have been donated to the Aztec Museum and Pioneer Village. The staff are very knowledgeable of Aztec's history. We love Aztec!

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Aztec, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Pioneer Village and Museum are a wonderful asset to this historic little town. Museum is filled with wonderful items from this area and the Village is a great outing for children and adults alike! Walking thru time into these buildings set up with all the period décor is very interesting. loved it!

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

It may look small from the outside but fully loaded and extends outside. So much to see from history and culture to the oil industry and geology.

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Aztec, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

What a great place! So much history right in downtown! It is also very affordable. I would highly recommend checking out the museum.

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anahuac, TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

What a nice surprise. My husband's great uncle was the sheriff in Aztec, NM from 1909-1916 so while in this area we decided to stop at the museum and see what we could find out. The lady there was wonderful. She pointed us to the Pioneer Village where there was several reconstructed buildings to check out, a General Store, Post... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

Inside there are a couple of rooms of limited interest, to me at least. Except for the barber's including a bath tub as would have been used. Outside there are a collection of 1900 era buildings; school ,shop ,post office ,sheriff's office, bank, church rec Very intrredting, could have Bern made better by employing actors to bring the town to... More 

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Farmington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

The Aztec Museum is a great place to learn the history of Aztec and surrounding areas. It has both inside and outside exhibits that will appeal to all ages. It has a friendly, helpful staff that are willing to tell you stories of the colorful past of the area. Children enjoy the out buildings, expecially getting to climb into the... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

This is a unique museum of items from the turn of the century & older. On the grounds are several actual buildings of the 1800s (school, jail, home, general store, livery, lawyer, etc.) Very informative. Would be nicer if the museum had A/C.

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Additional Information about Aztec Museum and Pioneer Village

Address: Address: 125 N. Main Ave, Aztec, NM 87410
Phone Number: +1 505-334-9829
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Aztec
Open Hours:
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
Average Prices: USD 5 - 5

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