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Belen Harvey House Museum

104 North 1st Street, Belen, NM
+1 505-861-0581
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Has come a long way

When I first visited 12 years ago, it was rudimentary. This year, while attending an art show at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Valerie L
Belen, New Mexico
Fascinating piece of history

We visited Harvey properties at the Grand Canyon and Painted Desert, so this museum was the perfect... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
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104 North 1st Street, Belen, NM
+1 505-861-0581
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When I first visited 12 years ago, it was rudimentary. This year, while attending an art show at the Harvey House, I was pleasantly surprised by how it has evolved. Definitely worth stopping at to learn about the history of the Harvey House. If you...More

Thank Valerie L
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We visited Harvey properties at the Grand Canyon and Painted Desert, so this museum was the perfect place to go to find out even more about the history of the Harvey properties. The building itself is gorgeous and you can see the old kitchen and...More

1  Thank KatrinaPa
Reviewed 22 July 2017

My friend and I visited this Museum last March during Women's History Month. We loved learning about the Harvey Girls and the history of this stop. The ladies that run this museum are very knowledgeable and well trained and they really enjoy giving guided tours....More

1  Thank Love2ChaCha
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This place is good to give kids a small scare and to teach them about the culture about belen new mexico

Thank ceaira_712
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This well-preserved piece of American history doesn't take long to visit, and is fun for all ages. My 10-year-old daughter learned about Harvey Houses at school and was excited to experience the kitchen, dishes, uniforms, and bedrooms first-hand. There is no fee to visit the...More

1  Thank ShutterbugSage
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We have passed by Belen many times on I25 and had no idea this wonderful Museum existed. We became intrigued by some tree orchards that line I25 (they're pecans) and while looking it up on Google, we saw mention of the Harvey House Museum. We'd...More

2  Thank Schnu
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Finally made it to Harvey House Museum in Belen. Wow! Amazing renovation & incredible photos and historic stories! Allocate lots of time! We spent hours and could have spent hours more! Right next to the R/R so got to see heavy R/R traffic- walk the...More

1  Thank Fdelidude
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We stopped in around Christmas last year, to see the Christmas lighting outside. It was a fun night, had some hot coco, learned about the Harvey House, the Harvey Girls and railroading in NM.

Reviewed 11 April 2017

The railroad, fabulous history of Harvey House restaurants, and the Harvey Girls- so historically significant. Said to also be haunted but the ghosts weren't coming around today. Lovely to get a personal tour guide, great history of RR's role in Belen in developing the town...More

Thank crg505
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide was excellent... Very friendly and knowledgeable about this preserved Fred Harvey House.... When in Belen stop here...

Thank Don H
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12 October 2017|
Response from ShutterbugSage | Reviewed this property |
If you decide to walk from the Rail Runner there is a accessible path which goes over the Reinken Street bridge. The Harvey House is just south of the bridge, just follow the trail. There is a handicapped access ramp at... More
11 August 2016|
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Response from travelcatz1 | Reviewed this property |
Located at 104 N. 1st Street, the Belen Harvey House Museum is free. Hours are 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. To make arrangements for special tours, call (505) 861-0581. For more... More