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Tucumcari Historical Museum

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416 S Adams St, Tucumcari, NM 88401-2718
+1 575-461-4201
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We spent a very informative morning at this museum. The staff were very welcoming and the exhibits... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Diane N
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Great museum.

At five dollars entrance each it's a bargain. We visited on a Saturday morning and spent a pleasant... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Isaac395
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416 S Adams St, Tucumcari, NM 88401-2718
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+1 575-461-4201
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We spent a very informative morning at this museum. The staff were very welcoming and the exhibits are very accessible.

Thank Diane N
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

At five dollars entrance each it's a bargain. We visited on a Saturday morning and spent a pleasant couple of hours walking around. So much to see and really lovely passionate and friendly staff. Well wort a visit. We also bought a hand made wooden...More

Thank Isaac395
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

So much to see at this museum, inside and out side, great layout of exhibits. Lots of old western exhibits. Lots of old new paper articles that you can read, note books filled with them. Some things I had never seen before from the old...More

Thank RayMiller
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Reviewed April 19, 2018

We love stopping at these small historical museum! This one had a lot of stuff, and there were definitely some cool pieces. I'd say, though that I didn't really learn anything new cause it was very oddly laid out. Not a lot of info about...More

2  Thank Justine G
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

We absolutely loved this place. We got there early and they opened the basement for us which they said they were currently working on. There is SO much to see here. I really can't imagine not being able to find things that interest you unless...More

2  Thank Shayob
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

While on a recent visit to Tucumcari, my wife and I visited the Museum. We were greeted by a nice lady who explained to us a bit about the museum and the history of the building. There are some very nice photographs of the area...More

Thank Manunitedman
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

The place is not too big but it is very interesting. A full immersion into Tucumcari's history and its roots.

2  Thank travelfabdeals
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

This little tucked-out-of-the-way museum was PACKED with so many interesting things to see! We were particularly interested in the story of Black Jack Ketchum and his less-than-savory execution. The curators were very kind and welcoming--also, we got to cuddle Cooper, their Westie, which was a...More

Thank WorldTravels90
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

What the Tucumcari Historical Museum staff have done, is a Miracle. Paula is their Director and Joy, "Staffer Extraordinaire" made the experience 10 Fold!!! It's obvious that the pioneers and early settlers of Tucumcari wanted their items keenly preserved because here they are- in neat...More

1  Thank Richard M
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Reviewed July 15, 2017

The museum was very fun and educational. There's alot to see. It's easy to walk through inside and outside. Watch out for the cactus!

Thank unclejed48
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JohnnyCanuck2016
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Response from Marie-Louise K | Reviewed this property |
Hi! you asked about the opening hours for the museum. I copied the information from their website and pasted here. You can check more info there. You can find the link here on TA. Hours of Operation ##Tuesday - Saturday... More
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rdhclean
July 30, 2016|
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Response from Isaac395 | Reviewed this property |
As at 11 August 2018 it is $5.00 . As we visited on this date and it is worth every penny.
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