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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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Poor customer service - beware of purple-haired lady.

My wife and I visited on Oct 9, 2017 at about 1PM. Our visit started with a skirmish with the... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Anita M
Fantastic Experience

Took a short drive to the museum. Very interesting to learn of the part the area participated in... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
avis l
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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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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“imax theater” (37 reviews)
“space travel” (27 reviews)
“space shuttle” (23 reviews)
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Nm Hwy 2001, Alamogordo, NM 88311-5430
+1 877-333-6589
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

My wife and I visited on Oct 9, 2017 at about 1PM. Our visit started with a skirmish with the purple-haired lady selling tickets at the museum. I had researched the website previously and knew that two senior combo tickets to the museum, movie, and...More

3  Thank Anita M
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Took a short drive to the museum. Very interesting to learn of the part the area participated in the space program. Very interesting exhibits. The movie was great, be sure to see it.

Thank avis l
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Rare find! Did not expect to find a Museum of this caliber in Alamogordo! Ended up spending hours and having a ball! Highly recommend this place if you’re in town!

Thank Fdelidude
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This site is also listed under another name so check the reviews there also...International Space Museum. We really enjoyed our visit. I had worked for a NASA contractor during the Apollo program so this brought back memories. The Museum has lots of exhibits, including those...More

Thank RaleighNCtravel
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great time here. There were even a few thimgs that our 2 year old enjoyed! Very educational. Older kids would probably enjoy it even more!

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit. Growing up in Central Florida where Kennedy Space Center is this was a nice find. Really surprised me when u went.

Thank Eric N
Reviewed 7 September 2017

No let downs here - everything I expected and much, much more. Info about space, about rockets and missilles, about people. All well executed and beautifully presented. Exhibits, pictures, videos - so much. Could have spent several more hours here!....Should be a "must see" on...More

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The museum isn't huge, but there's no shortage of interesting historical information and links to NM. Fun for adults and kids alike!

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 11 August 2017

They have cool interactive activities, several aimed at small children. And yes, I wrecked the space shuttle I was trying to land. There's a really cool imax theater and interesting outdoor objects on display. When outside, you absolutely must check out the sound wave demo,...More

Thank bikinkawboy
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is a great museum! Space history began in New Mexico starting with Robert Goddard in Roswell (no, no aliens) all the way to tests for the Space Program at Holloman Air Force Base.

Thank Sue M L T
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Questions & Answers
19 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