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Aztec Museum and Pioneer Village

125 N. Main Ave, Aztec, NM 87410
+1 505-334-9829
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Ranked #2 of 4 Attractions in Aztec
Type: Museums
Owner description: Aztec Museum and Pioneer Village let visitors experience pioneer life in the American West. Aztec's history of human habitation goes back a thousand... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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anahuac, TX
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68 reviews 68 reviews
38 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

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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London
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109 reviews 109 reviews
67 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
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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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
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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265 reviews 265 reviews
60 attraction reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
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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ALBUQUERQUE
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2011

Love the old village. There was a special event going on and there was horseback riding and people in costume pretending to be characters from the old west.

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Denver, Colorado
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

local attraction near farmington and local couple took us to the site. Very interesting the history and background surrounding the buildings. Local artisans selling wares as well and wife bought a gourgous ring. Worth the diversion

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Tyler, Texas
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76 attraction reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2009

Between looking for jewelry nd seeing the sights, we stopped in at the Aztec Museum. That day (Fathers' Day) was free admission. It was a small but interesting place to visit.

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