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Sacramento Mountains Museum

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1000 Highway 82, Cloudcroft, NM 88317
+1 575-682-2932
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We were pleasantly surprised that such a small town had this nice of a museum. In addition to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dan S
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Tucson, Arizona
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Interesting display of local history and sorrounding area. The Cloud climber RR was essential to... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2017
Masch40
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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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“small town” (3 reviews)
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1000 Highway 82, Cloudcroft, NM 88317
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+1 575-682-2932
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised that such a small town had this nice of a museum. In addition to the building that you can see from the street there is also six more buildings behind the main museum each of which have a history. Well worth...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Interesting display of local history and sorrounding area. The Cloud climber RR was essential to the expansion and development of Cloudcroft. They do a nice job explaining. The pictures, displays and relics were interesting and not overdone. It took us about an hour and half...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2017

I stopped here with my 9,6, and 3 year old. We enjoyed looking at the older buildings staged with historical pieces. It was well laid out and we were able to walk around in less then 30 minutes. Entrance fee was reasonable ($5 adults Under...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Amazing preservation of history of Sacramento Mountains. 2-1/2 acres of pioneer village buildings--each filled with artifacts. Open now Friday and Saturday 10-4.

1  Thank Charlene B
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Reviewed August 18, 2016

Many look upon Cloudcroft as a ski destination, or a spot to escape summer's heat for a few days. The museum provides the background for how and why Cloudcroft exists at all. It gives an in-depth view of life at the time of of the...More

1  Thank David H
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Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We went for the "Art and Wine in the Pines". We had a good time. One had to go through the museum to get to the festival. It has a few items on display inside and several posters describing Apache life. There are some old...More

Thank KyReserve
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Reviewed June 21, 2016

Today, June 21st, 2016, we traveled from Las Cruces to visit the museum which was suppose to open at 10:00 a.m. We came in after having lunch and found that the gates were finally open so we went in. Finally a lady came out and...More

3  Thank rosemariebabyboy
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Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

Heard about the museum and decided to go by for a visit, there were two of us in the group and we arrived 9 minutes till 5. When we arrived at the front door they were closed. The sign said closed at 5 I guess...More

1  Thank radwolf
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Reviewed December 16, 2015

Nice little museum that chronicles the history of the Sacramento Mountains. The Halloween setup is very fun for the whole family but a bit pricey for what you get.

2  Thank AbbyB52
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Reviewed November 5, 2015

Visited before Halloween! They have all the grounds and inside several of the historical buildings and caboose staged as the best haunted village! It is open for this event the two weekend evenings before Halloween. A must see! The museum and grounds bring the history...More

2  Thank misssmarty
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