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Belen Harvey House Museum

104 North 1st Street, Belen, NM
+1 505-861-0581
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Do not miss this museum!

We have passed by Belen many times on I25 and had no idea this wonderful Museum existed. We became... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Schnu
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Colorado
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Do NOT miss this Museum!

Finally made it to Harvey House Museum in Belen. Wow! Amazing renovation & incredible photos and... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Fdelidude
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Bend, Oregon
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 17:00
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104 North 1st Street, Belen, NM
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+1 505-861-0581
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have passed by Belen many times on I25 and had no idea this wonderful Museum existed. We became intrigued by some tree orchards that line I25 (they're pecans) and while looking it up on Google, we saw mention of the Harvey House Museum. We'd...More

Thank Schnu
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Finally made it to Harvey House Museum in Belen. Wow! Amazing renovation & incredible photos and historic stories! Allocate lots of time! We spent hours and could have spent hours more! Right next to the R/R so got to see heavy R/R traffic- walk the...More

Thank Fdelidude
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We stopped in around Christmas last year, to see the Christmas lighting outside. It was a fun night, had some hot coco, learned about the Harvey House, the Harvey Girls and railroading in NM.

Thank ABQ_SUE
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The railroad, fabulous history of Harvey House restaurants, and the Harvey Girls- so historically significant. Said to also be haunted but the ghosts weren't coming around today. Lovely to get a personal tour guide, great history of RR's role in Belen in developing the town...More

Thank crg505
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide was excellent... Very friendly and knowledgeable about this preserved Fred Harvey House.... When in Belen stop here...

Thank Don H
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This Fred Harvey house is a must stop..only 10 minutes off the interstate, Fred Harvey was the man who served excellent food to train travelers starting in the mid 1800' S. this Harvey house is a jewel and well preserved. The tour guides are friendly...More

Thank sundog54
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This old Harvey House that has been converted into a museum has many artifacts of the Belen area and we found all of it very interesting. There is a small gift shop that has books on the area.

Thank jergmar
Reviewed 17 February 2017

One of the docents gave us a tour and answered all our questions. The Harvey Girls history is fascinating. Imagine single women in 1899 leaving home to live at a train station and serve train passengers, unheard of at the time. Strict rules kept it...More

Thank Katyevee
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The city of Belen has done a great job of preserving this Harvey House. The lady in charge gave us a great tour and we got a real feeling for how it operated. The Harvey Houses were an amazing well organized operation.The staff is very...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This Harvey House has more details than most. There are two floors with recreated living arrangements as they existed for the "Harvey Girls". It also includes various set up rooms as they would have been used it the rail road heydays. Really nice for the...More

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Hunebabe
What are the business hours? Cost? Military discount? Sr. Discount?
12 August 2016|
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Response from travelcatz1 | Reviewed this property |
Located at 104 N. 1st Street, the Belen Harvey House Museum is free. Hours are 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. To make arrangements for special tours, call (505) 861-0581. For more... More
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