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Ruidoso Downs
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A great first stop on your trip out here. Stop in here to find out what the area has to offer. Lots... read more

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Josh E
Nice little Visitors Center

This is a small visitors center with a little history and plenty of information on things to do... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2019
North Richland Hills, Texas
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1461 US 70 West, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346
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Reviewed yesterday

A great first stop on your trip out here. Stop in here to find out what the area has to offer. Lots of flyers and a neat walk around map.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Josh E
Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

This is a small visitors center with a little history and plenty of information on things to do around the state. The lady working there was very nice and helpful.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank rdp343
Reviewed May 13, 2019

The Visitor Center is jam packed with brochures, maps, directions, information, interesting facts! When passing by make sure to stop. If you need vacation ideas stop in. What a treasure.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank NJHeimark
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Small but interesting museum. The museum helped us get ready as we explored the Billy The Kid trail one afternoon in the Ruidoso area. It is worth the stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Jeffrey R
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Love old westerns so this was a good day of old history for us. The town of Lincoln has been kept well. The people that volunteer to take care of this place and tell you the history of it are amazing. Thank you . To...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank luv2rvtravel
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Killed eight men before he was killed at the age of 21. The mosaic reference to aliens was hysterical. Turn in at the entrance to the Champions Run Resort Community.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank larrybO4058RT
Reviewed July 13, 2018

We started off Smoky Bear Museum in Capitan. It was well worth the money. Smoky is buried there, and a lot of history concerning the bear. It took about an hour to go through it all. We went from there to Fort Stanton. More great...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Attraction was very interesting in that it totally changed my perception of Billy the Kid. He was not the scroundrel depicted in movies.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank joystu47
Reviewed February 4, 2018

A wonderful drive through the old West with a lot of things to see and do! It will take the better part of the day if you wish to see it all.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Lots of interesting history and friendly staff at a great price! Would recommend to anyone interested in New Mexico history.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Tosha F
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