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New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum

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This is a very fun and educational museum. If you have kids this is the place to go to. Lots and... read more

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MidnightRose43
Very interesting

Great exhibits inside and out. Great reenactments during special days. I love to go back for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LCNMGrandma
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For at least 4,000 years, people have been growing food in this region and the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum tells this incredible story through interactive exhibits, demonstrations, oral histories, objects, and educational programs. In...more
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4100 Dripping Springs Rd, Las Cruces, NM 88011-5067
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a very fun and educational museum. If you have kids this is the place to go to. Lots and Lots of history and hands on type of stuff to do here.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MidnightRose43
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great exhibits inside and out. Great reenactments during special days. I love to go back for these special times.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank LCNMGrandma
Craig M, Public Relations Manager at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for being such a great supporter of the Museum and for this review. We appreciate our regular visitors.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had no idea what to see in Las Cruces so we just stopped by the museum. We really enjoyed the visit, they have great collection. We had to miss the animals- it was snow storm- but it would be even more fun.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tucsok13
Craig M, Public Relations Manager at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the checking out the Museum and for the review.

Reviewed 12 December 2018

They have a large outdoor collection of older farm implements which I found very interesting, There are some cattle and sheep outdoors which would interest the younger kids. The large indoor area has a wonderful collection of displays of early pioneer and farm life in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Craig M, Public Relations Manager at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Thanks for visiting and thanks for the review. We see a lot of grandparents and grandchildren here together ... just wonderful to see generations connect.

Reviewed 11 December 2018

We brought our friends from out of town here. They really enjoyed the history and displays, even the owls out front! The staff was very courteous, patient with our questions and helpful!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Craig M, Public Relations Manager at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Thank you for the visit and the review. We find that many locals bring their visiting friends and families here during the holidays. Great to have you.

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

After hiking on the morning (Bar Canyon) I spent a little over an hour exploring this place before a late lunch. The exhibits were educational. They possess an amazing inventory of farming equipment! The livestock looks bored to tears in their little pens. I wouldn’t...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank COLadyRoadWarrior
Craig M, Public Relations Manager at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Thank you for visiting us and glad you enjoyed the farm equipment and exhibits.

Reviewed 23 November 2018

when i took my 9 r old granddaughter, she didn't want to leave. interesting things for adults, displays and wall art. we also went on a wagon ride around the ranch and they told us about the different animals

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank favoriteita
Craig M, Public Relations Manager at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Thank you for visiting and for the review. One of they many things we love about this museum is how it brings family members from different generations together. We get lots of grandparents with grandchildren.

Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is a great resource for those who want to know a little more about New Mexico history. The admission fee is reasonable and the exhibits are well kept. Events here are popular and always good whether it is a craft show or the local...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kdw118
Craig M, Public Relations Manager at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2018

Thank you for the great review.

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Our first exploration excursion in our new hometown. In addition they were having a classic car show and BMX bike exhibition. We looked at the cars and watched the bikes, the the farm machinery and animals, then cooled off inside ( mid August ) viewing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wade E
Craig M, Public Relations Manager at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Welcome to your new hometown, and we hope you'll make regular visits to the Museum. There's always something new here. And thank you for the review.

Reviewed 13 October 2018

We enjoyed the museum very much. It was inexpensive and provided a lot of interesting history and artifacts. We also enjoyed the animals, but we did not catch any of the exhibits of blacksmithing or weaving. Check the calendar to visit on the correct days...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Craig M, Public Relations Manager at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you for visiting the Museum and for the review.

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