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Historical Center for Southeast New Mexico

200 N Lea Ave, Roswell, NM 88201-4655
+1 505-622-8333
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Excellent tour of 1920's home

We love visiting restored, refurbished. and preserved historic homes as we travel through the US... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Terre B
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Yankton, South Dakota
via mobile
Converted Private Home

This was a boring location that would only be of interest to the locals. The staff is very friendly... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Stewart S
,
Saint Joseph, Michigan
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200 N Lea Ave, Roswell, NM 88201-4655
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We love visiting restored, refurbished. and preserved historic homes as we travel through the US & around the world. This home had made some changes and used bedrooms to display other historical objects of the family and others refective of the times. Very well done....More

Thank Terre B
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

This was a boring location that would only be of interest to the locals. The staff is very friendly and appreciative of visitors. We did meet a local author , John LeMay, who gave a short lecture about Billy The Kid. These people try hard...More

Thank Stewart S
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

I stopped here at the suggestion of one of the visitor center folks. I am glad I did. This was one of Roswell's early "mansions" and is filled with period pieces. Additionally, they rotate exhibits of the area. The lady that showed me through was...More

Thank Kenaijohn
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

We were able to get a partially guided tour with some of the history of the house and family. Great local historical house with some original artifacts. Worth seeing

Thank Melissa T
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Reviewed July 2, 2017

We had been shown the house during the UFO tour so decided to come back and go inside. It was free to enter and once in Amy, who was on duty gave us a personal tours and lecture about the house and its history. We...More

Thank blazer20
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Reviewed March 27, 2017

We had limited time so it ws a quick visit. The house is well kept and interesting. The hostess is very well informed and welcoming - one of the many very nice people we met in Roswell.

1  Thank Esther H
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Reviewed February 21, 2017

A very interesting old restored home filled with history of the Roswell area with period pieces and furnishings. A real surprise for us. Make time in your day to visit this quaint museum

1  Thank B0bK
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Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

We stopped by to see the historic house. It was immaculate. Our guide for the day was the president of the historical society. She had tons of knowledge about the house. It was so neat to walk through all the rooms. They are doing a...More

2  Thank Allison C
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Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

It is only open between one and four I got there at 3:15 today. The docent is a retired schoolteacher. She took me around the downstairs and let me roam the upstairs myself. They are doing major remodeling on the upstairs as they get the...More

Thank Ellen E
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Reviewed April 21, 2016

This would certainly be a cool house to live in just the way it is. Just beautiful inside and out. If you have mobility issues getting to the second floor will be a problem but there is plenty of beauty on the first level.

1  Thank Dogpilot
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Cmoniqueq
November 30, 2016|
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Response from Ellen E | Reviewed this property |
If so it is minimal don't really remember
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