Here Are 8 Museums In New Mexico That Are Just Too Weird For Words

For some, museums conjure up old memories of school field trips and boredom. Getting to spend a few hours outside of the classroom may have been the best part of visiting museums in your youth. But don’t give up on them just yet. Some of these offbeat places can entertain you for hours. If you’re looking for little-known museums in New Mexico, these eight are sure to provide you with fun and unique experiences you won’t find anywhere else.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

Have you been to any of these hidden gem museums in New Mexico? Share your experiences in the comments.

Address: Rattlesnake Museum & Gift Shop, 202 San Felipe St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, USA
Address: Tinkertown Museum, 121 Sandia Crest Rd, Sandia Park, NM 87047, USA
Address: Toy Train Depot, 1991 N White Sands Blvd, Alamogordo, NM 88310, USA
Address: Museum of International Folk Art, On Museum Hill, 706 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe, NM 87505, USA
Address: Telephone Pioneer Museum, 110 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA
Address: Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum, 9201 Balloon Museum Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113, USA
Address: Institute of Meteoritics Meteorite Museum, 221 Yale Boulevard Northeast MSC03 2050, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
Address: International UFO Museum and Research Center and Gift Shop, 114 N Main St, Roswell, NM 88203, USA
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Hidden Gems In New Mexico

July 14, 2021

What is a good secret place in New Mexico?

We’ve got a whole list of popular, uncrowded places that are worth checking out! You’ll be enchanted in the Land of Enchantment at these beautiful sites.

What are some other unique museums in New Mexico?

How about the Turquoise Museum? It’s also a castle! Not too many of those in New Mexico.

What are some underrated places in New Mexico?

We love Red Rock Park! It’s got hikes and lots of areas for camping. For more fun underrated places in New Mexico, check out this list.

 

Address: Rattlesnake Museum & Gift Shop, 202 San Felipe St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, USA
Address: Tinkertown Museum, 121 Sandia Crest Rd, Sandia Park, NM 87047, USA
Address: Toy Train Depot, 1991 N White Sands Blvd, Alamogordo, NM 88310, USA
Address: Museum of International Folk Art, On Museum Hill, 706 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe, NM 87505, USA
Address: Telephone Pioneer Museum, 110 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA
Address: Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum, 9201 Balloon Museum Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113, USA
Address: Institute of Meteoritics Meteorite Museum, 221 Yale Boulevard Northeast MSC03 2050, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
Address: International UFO Museum and Research Center and Gift Shop, 114 N Main St, Roswell, NM 88203, USA