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Sacramento Mountains Museum

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Interesting Folklore and History Museum

This Museum includes 6-8 historical buildings that have been moved to the site and have been... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Townley C
Much Improved

I was impressed by how much the Village has improved the museum. There are more buildings and... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Waco, Texas
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“local history”(2 reviews)
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1000 Highway 82, Cloudcroft, NM 88317
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Reviewed yesterday

This Museum includes 6-8 historical buildings that have been moved to the site and have been restored to represent their original purpose. There is a schoolhouse, a barber, a chapel, a blacksmith and so forth. Wandering around is interesting. Try to go on a day...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Townley C
Reviewed 20 June 2018

I was impressed by how much the Village has improved the museum. There are more buildings and exhibits than the last time I went and everything is nicely kept. The new 16 Springs Schoolhouse is a great addition which I think schoolteachers will really enjoy...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank glo62
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We were pleasantly surprised that such a small town had this nice of a museum. In addition to the building that you can see from the street there is also six more buildings behind the main museum each of which have a history. Well worth...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dan S
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Interesting display of local history and sorrounding area. The Cloud climber RR was essential to the expansion and development of Cloudcroft. They do a nice job explaining. The pictures, displays and relics were interesting and not overdone. It took us about an hour and half...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Masch40
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I stopped here with my 9,6, and 3 year old. We enjoyed looking at the older buildings staged with historical pieces. It was well laid out and we were able to walk around in less then 30 minutes. Entrance fee was reasonable ($5 adults Under...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank mnicowill
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing preservation of history of Sacramento Mountains. 2-1/2 acres of pioneer village buildings--each filled with artifacts. Open now Friday and Saturday 10-4.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Charlene B
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Many look upon Cloudcroft as a ski destination, or a spot to escape summer's heat for a few days. The museum provides the background for how and why Cloudcroft exists at all. It gives an in-depth view of life at the time of of the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank David H
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We went for the "Art and Wine in the Pines". We had a good time. One had to go through the museum to get to the festival. It has a few items on display inside and several posters describing Apache life. There are some old...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank KyReserve
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Today, June 21st, 2016, we traveled from Las Cruces to visit the museum which was suppose to open at 10:00 a.m. We came in after having lunch and found that the gates were finally open so we went in. Finally a lady came out and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
4  Thank rosemariebabyboy
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Heard about the museum and decided to go by for a visit, there were two of us in the group and we arrived 9 minutes till 5. When we arrived at the front door they were closed. The sign said closed at 5 I guess...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank radwolf
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