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Geronimo Springs Museum

211 Main St, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901-2838
+1 505-894-6600
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Absurd amount of stuff packed into 14 rooms in a totally creative and homespun way. Just so much... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Matthew B
via mobile
All sorts of local history

History of the area and NM from Native Americans, Spanish settlement, rail roads, construction of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barb D
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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211 Main St, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901-2838
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+1 505-894-6600
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absurd amount of stuff packed into 14 rooms in a totally creative and homespun way. Just so much cool stuff. Just go. You're in the town so support them with the 5 bucks and prepare for some really pleasant surprises!

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 1 week ago

History of the area and NM from Native Americans, Spanish settlement, rail roads, construction of Elephant Butte dam and the TV show Truth or Consequences fills the museum. Mammoth and mastodon skulls on display. You can spend hours in the museum.

Thank Barb D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While it doesn't appear to be much from the exterior, this regional/historical museum had some of the most interesting and well preserved artifacts I've seen; comparable to a big museum's collection in many areas such as pottery, etc --- Modest admission of $5 is also...More

Thank Ilene S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

So much to see, truly a great must see in TorC. Wonderful native display of pottery. One of the best places to see the history of the area.

Thank Paul I
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I went there to shop for souvenirs for my grandkids...and was pleasantly surprised by the number of offerings at a decent price.

Thank Jay H
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This little museum is a wonderful trip through the archaeology history and quirkiness of southern New Mexico. The volunteers were informative, patient, and a wealth of information. Do not miss this amazing little place!!

Thank Mackcampbell1
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A really great museum that tells the story of the quirky town of T&C. Lots of neat history to absorb, along with genuine videos of when the town changed its name from Hot Springs to T&C (from the famous TV show at the time). Lots...More

Thank CCMH
Reviewed 3 October 2017

All of the history of this area is offered in this museum. Very rich history. Important crossroads of history. Popular culture, city festivals on display too. Exceptional collection. Very nice gift shop, books, cards, etc.

Thank W8196BHjudithb
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The look of this museum is not very appealing until you step inside and realize how extensive their historic collection is. I thought we'd be in and out in 30mins , but two hours later we were still browsing and learning of all the interesting...More

1  Thank Cyrus34
Reviewed 8 September 2017

My husband and I toured this museum while in Truth or Consequences and it was interesting. It's really pretty sprawled out once on the inside and there is a lot to see. The husband and wife who were volunteering there were really nice and we...More

Thank Cathy E
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