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Downtown Historic District

Roswell, NM
+1 800-776-7935
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The Aliens are here in Roswell !

Can't get Your fill of Area 51 , Saucers, Conflicting UFO stories , and UFO memorabilia ? Well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Y5986ZEdennisb
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Corpus Christi, United States
Roswell trip

Always wanted to visit Roswell so took a few days out of our visit to Lubbock and drove over. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jellybean900
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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Beginning in the 1830s as a mill town, Roswell's historic neighborhood features many of the original buildings that have been restored.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good36%
  • Average28%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“ufo museum” (22 reviews)
“alien theme” (4 reviews)
“tee shirt” (3 reviews)
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Roswell, NM
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't get Your fill of Area 51 , Saucers, Conflicting UFO stories , and UFO memorabilia ? Well here is Your chance to catch up. Lots of fun and related items for sale and to talk about. I picked up My Alien Drivers license with...More

Thank Y5986ZEdennisb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always wanted to visit Roswell so took a few days out of our visit to Lubbock and drove over. We visited the museum on a Saturday afternoon and It was really busy. The museum is split into different sections, each documenting the possible existence of...More

Thank Jellybean900
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My husband and I went to Roswell with the idea of having a fun, silly day. Well, it was much more than that. The museum was very interesting even to the UFO non believer. Well worth the $5 admission fee. We loved how the town...More

Thank 219Mindy
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I've always wanted to come to Roswell as I think the idea of an alien landing was worth checking out the obvious tourist-trap kitsch. My expectations were pretty low, and Roswell failed to meet even that vey low bar. The walk around the "historic district"...More

1  Thank Swimfins
Reviewed 4 August 2017

I was curious to see Roswell. I knew it would be a bunch of alien themed gift shops and attractions and I had low expectations, but it was even lower. The town in general had more than I thought it would though. There were lots...More

2  Thank Lindsay S
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is in a Novel Part of town, Its all Alien themed and is generally what you would expect, Lots of little shops and a few side show exhibits, Easy to burn a couple of hours here.

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I am not sure anyone takes it TOO serious, but it is a consistent theme thru out downtown as well and thru the town.

Thank 318bks
Reviewed 13 July 2017

At the top of the Downtown district is a statue of the inventor or Rocketry, Robert Goddard, right in front of the Roswell Museum & Art Gallery, both of which must be visited to round out a visit to Roswell. The Roswell Convention and Visitors...More

2  Thank bryonia2015
Reviewed 7 July 2017

The downtown district has a few museums, shops, street lights look like Alien heads, great food at Big D's Downtown Dive, the courthouse is pretty, there is a statue behind the courthouse and if you look closely there are biblical verses on his boots, stirrups,...More

1  Thank Jeanne P
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Pleasant courthouse, and some side streets that give a hint of what the town was like 30-40 years ago. Plenty of alien-themed souvenir shops, if that's your thing and, of course, the excellent UFO museum.

2  Thank Andrew S
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Nearby Attractions
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Roswell Convention & Visitors Bureau
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