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Must - if in the area

If you're in the area and have time to kill, definitely stop. It's an old little area with several... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Doris W
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Fun to see how the town has embraced their alien history

As we drove into town, their welcome sign was alien related and many of the windows had alien stuff... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2019
Holly W
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Beginning in the 1830s as a mill town, Roswell's historic neighborhood features many of the original buildings that have been restored.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The downtown area in Roswell is actually one of my favorites anywhere. It is easily walkable with tons of photo-ops and quirky alien-themed shops. It was also surprisingly clean and felt very safe to walk around both during the daytime and at night. For a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're in the area and have time to kill, definitely stop. It's an old little area with several alien themed things to see. I can't say it was spectacular or that I'm aching to return but I sm glad we experienced it. The shops...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Doris W
Reviewed August 9, 2019

As we drove into town, their welcome sign was alien related and many of the windows had alien stuff in, on and around them. It was pretty cute!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Holly W
Reviewed July 18, 2019 via mobile

The UFO and alien Festival that they have around July 4th weekend is held in this downtown district. They closed off several streets so that pedestrians can walk among many vendors selling crafts and food and stuff like that. There's a lot of little things...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank brucep460
Reviewed July 11, 2019

My husband and I went to Roswell for the 4th of July long weekend. It's a cute small town. Worth to visit and see some shops and museums.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 5, 2019

Worth a drive through if only to see how very well almost every business has included aliens to their storefronts. Even the streetlights have eyes. Fun detour.

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank Carol A
Reviewed June 10, 2019

We had a good time. Lots of documents to read & pictures, all regarding UFO incidents reported. Whether you're a believer or not, it's fun, interesting, & just kitschy enough! Roswell itself was surprising, nice town!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Suejp1962
Reviewed May 20, 2019

Nearly everything is based off the UFO scheme, but lots to see and if you have time, it is a fun time just to see everything, very nice around the courthouse.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank 743clarkg
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Rosewell is a tired little town that was lucky enough to have an "event" that put it on the map. For me, I find nothing interesting or historically correct concerning the event and totally dismiss the nonsense. Other than the Military Academy, there are virtually...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank 1234texas
Reviewed May 1, 2019 via mobile

Walking around downtown Roswell is definitely fun. Check out all of the local crazy alien shops, they’re silly but fun.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank OldIrishCurmudgeon
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bigdaddyphil47
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Sorry, I have no idea about public transportation in Roswell.
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