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Aztec Museum and Pioneer Village

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Something for everyone to enjoy

Small but very interesting museum with pioneer buildings surrounding it. It has a wide of... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2017
SunPilgrim
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Arizona
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Very informative video about the ruins Friendly staff on hand to answer questions Lots of... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2017
kit52349
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Palmer Lake, Colorado
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11 Oct 2017
“Something for everyone to enjoy”
29 Jun 2017
“Worth seeing”
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Aztec Museum and Pioneer Village let visitors experience pioneer life in the American West. Aztec's history of human habitation goes back a thousand years, when Native Americans settled along the Animas River. Pioneer Village gives visitors the...more
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125 N Main Ave, Aztec, NM 87410-1923
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+1 505-334-9829
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Small but very interesting museum with pioneer buildings surrounding it. It has a wide of artifacts and antiques from many different decades.

Thank SunPilgrim
Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Very informative video about the ruins Friendly staff on hand to answer questions Lots of various artifacts worth looking at.

Thank kit52349
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Lots of items covering many topics. Pioneer museum is one of the best I've seen. Staff was helpful. 1 to 2 hrs needed.

Thank Margaret E
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

This is a well done look at the history of Aztec. It includes fascinating oil and gas exploration info as well as a look at Native American and pioneer memorabilia a delightful way to spend a hot afternoon. Loved it.

Thank Whoopsie1
Reviewed October 8, 2016

After seeing many ancient pueblos, I was curious about this frontier museum in Aztec. It is hard to spend time in this area's challenging terrain without wondering about the daily life of the early homesteaders who tried to make a living here. So I was...More

1  Thank Steven C
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Visited here by chance after seeing Aztec ruins. Very friendly and helpful staff. The recreation of the pioneer village was very interesting. We spent much longer here than anticipated. Highly recommended.

1  Thank el2609
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

A great experience. The village packs a lot in, in such a small space. Lots of memorabilia mostly donated by locals who don't want to throw grandmas heirlooms and much loved treasures away The replica pioneer buildings ( and one original) are wonderfully detailed evoking...More

1  Thank Gaynor C
Reviewed August 19, 2016

This is also right in our town. You walk in and see relics and newspaper clippings of old. How Aztec was founded. As you walk out in the back yard you will see a church where people worshipped. You can even go in. You'll see...More

Thank ourvacation2014
Reviewed June 14, 2016

This museum is typical in some ways, with eclectic displays of various artifacts, a small village, etc., but it does an above average job of interpretation. The staff (volunteer and a new paid individual on her first day) are enthusiastic and generally knowledgeable. The museum...More

Thank Old_Drum
Reviewed May 2, 2016

Worth the trip to enjoy the interpretive centre and the ancient village tucked away in this little Four Corners region location.

Thank KateJourney
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ourvacation2014
February 12, 2017|
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The Aztec Museum and Pioneer Village will be closed on Memorial Day. It's normal hours of operation are Tuesday - Saturday, 9AM - 4PM.
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Disneybus
February 12, 2017|
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Response from Dale A | Property representative |
The museum is closed on memorial day.
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Dale A
January 26, 2015|
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