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New Mexico Museum of Space History

Nm Hwy 2001, Alamogordo, NM 88311-5430
+1 877-333-6589
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We honestly were looking to kill some time so we happened to stop on in and check this out. Glad we... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
Leander, Texas
via mobile

Combined indoor and outdoor exhibits give a wonderful overview of both the history of space flight... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
via mobile
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This museum complex includes the space museum, Planetarium, IMAX® dome theater, Hubbard Space Science Education Facility, and the International Space Hall of Fame.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Nm Hwy 2001, Alamogordo, NM 88311-5430
+1 877-333-6589
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We honestly were looking to kill some time so we happened to stop on in and check this out. Glad we did!! This museum gave lots of info from space missions from years ago to present. It was fun to see how things have evolved....More

1  Thank vitaguy
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Combined indoor and outdoor exhibits give a wonderful overview of both the history of space flight and New Mexico's important place in it. Definitely a must do stop in Alamogordo. The view of the Tularosa basin and Alamogordo alone is worth the time. Cannot wait...More

1  Thank USGMaestro
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Took my six year old nephew there was a Lego and planetarium thing that he loved. I've been here a lot of times with family visiting it's a good tourist spot. Would be cooler if they had restaurant with drinks or a bar with little...More

1  Thank ShakoNM
Reviewed 15 July 2016

If you have the change when you are in Alamogordo be sure to stop here. Entrance is 7$ per adult and I think it's worth it. They have nice exehebition from the spec science.

1  Thank Reisefee12
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This museum lacks the interactive pop and pow of the Johnson Space Center in Houston, but it does a good job ob walking visitors through the development of the space program in the US and elsewhere. Visitors take an elevator to the top floor and...More

1  Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 14 July 2016

While I wouldn't make this a destination stop, it's a nice place to visit if you're in the area. While there are some outside exhibits, most of the museum is on four levels in a five story building. You begin by taking an elevator to...More

1  Thank wtw9
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Stop by. Ham the space monkey, his suite, and capsule is here. Great for kids. Very interactive. Admission price was good. So much to learn.

1  Thank Damien D
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We were in town for a family gathering so we took the kids here for visit. At 6 and 8 years old, they were more interested in the interactive exhibits like landing the space shuttle and putting on the space suits. The outdoor exhibits were...More

Thank Peerpoint
Reviewed 10 July 2016

My husband and I took our 9 year old grandson to this. The outdoor exhibits are fascinating. Indoors, the displays are top notch. There is an area where space suits are available for the kids to try on and take photos with a moon walk...More

1  Thank P6518YVsusans
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is a very nice museum. It has a whole lot of information and history. There is a lot to read so plan plenty of time to go through. There are some really cool interactive exhibits children and adults will like. It is well worth...More

1  Thank Ginger B
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18 November 2016|
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Response from Cathy H | Property representative |
The museum does have an available wheelchair. It is free to use.
27 May 2016|
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Response from Bill W | Reviewed this property |
Visitor Category Museum **Planetarium** Adult (13 to 59) $6.00 ** $3.50** Senior Citizens (60+) & (Military - active, retired, & dependents) and NM Residents $5.00 **$ 3.50** Child (3 to 12 yrs) $4.00... More