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Northwest New Mexico Visitor Center

Opens in 29 min: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Really nice, new center - get you caving permit here.

Nice place to stop and get the needed info to explore the area. Maps, guides. Caving permits... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Culebra, Puerto Rico
Professional Ranger on duty

Looking for information, this is the place. Ranger on duty is not only informed but explains with a... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2018
Sebring, Florida
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1900 E Santa Fe Ave, Grants, NM 87020-4014
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Nice place to stop and get the needed info to explore the area. Maps, guides. Caving permits. Good git shop with variety of local books.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Looking for information, this is the place. Ranger on duty is not only informed but explains with a passion and honesty. For first time visitors to the area, this is a mandatory stop.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 930richk
Reviewed July 27, 2018

We liked this visitor center so much that we visited three times during the week that we were in Grants! It is new, beautiful, and clean. It is a very nice facility! Plentiful parking, large bathrooms, air conditioned building, beautiful views, small hiking trails, seriously...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We had lunch at the visitor center. The center is beautiful and clean. The parking is adequate. The staff is friendly. We stopped at nearby Walmart before visiting the center.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank BangkokSachse
Reviewed November 11, 2017

Had all the brochures you need to visit the area and all of New Mexico. Start your trip here to make it easier

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Mickey6448
Reviewed October 4, 2017

This is a great place to make your "home base" as you explore the natural wonders of Grants. The people are very friendly and helpful, the building is beautiful and comfortable, the restrooms are clean and you can fill your water bottles. The picnic tables...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

wonderful place to visit and gather information regarding Grants and place to visit around the area...maps and souvenirs are available

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Connie2758
Reviewed July 28, 2017

While the exhibits at this visitor center were interesting, I didn't think they were that compelling or essential, and the small gift/book shop isn't anything that special, but the staff member at the counter who offered to help me with information on the area was...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

A good place for a family visit. First, this is a mo fee area. Always a plus. Many trails if you are into walking. Lave tubes if you like to explore caves. Bats in the evening or just enjoy the stars. Something for all.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank James J
Reviewed June 5, 2017

Definitely a great place to stop for info, education, and a really nice picnic area. A few years ago a friend and I stopped here because we noticed they had picnic tables not far from the entrance. It was perfect. Then we went inside to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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