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Deming Luna Mimbres Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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World Class Collections!

We have been in museums around the world and collections here of ancient Native American pottery... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tombstone, Arizona
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This Museum was absolutely fantastic! It is run completely on donations so drop a couple bucks when... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bryan D
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301 S Silver Ave, Deming, NM 88030-3761
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All reviews mimbres pottery small town something for everyone two hours local history amazing collection run by volunteers several hours doll collection on display indian pottery second floor huge collection worth a stop donations accepted native american artifacts pancho villa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been in museums around the world and collections here of ancient Native American pottery, minerals, dolls, and Southwest cowboy antiques was vast and world class! Plan at least a two hour visit! Free admission. Donations highly deserved!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This Museum was absolutely fantastic! It is run completely on donations so drop a couple bucks when you go in. Amazing collection of Native American pottery, arrowheads, and Jewelry. Also an amazing Spanish section showing everything from traditional clothing and dinnerware, to old guitars. They...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Bryan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a surprise we got when we visited this terrific museum in Deming. The collection of pottery from indigenous peoples is fantastic. Additionally, they have rooms upon rooms of specialized local flavor exhibits. Our only shortcoming on this visit was that we didn’t allow enough...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank johnjjump
Reviewed 14 December 2018

A wonderful display of local history and geology. Outstanding Mimbres Pottery and artifacts. Take the time to see this lovely museum.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank mehailey
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful gem . A lovingly created picture of this area from prehistory thru 70s. Something for everyone ! Small town America st its best revealed . Each exhibit is excellently done and the whole place shines ! Not even a touch of dust!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank mtoll51238
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

We love small town museums, I’m always amazed at the quantity and quality of their displays. This one was no exception. Excellent displays and we didn’t even have time to see it all. Give yourself a 1-2 hours to stroll around. They also have a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank UnoMasFla
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

This place has a little of something for everyone. We were especially impressed by the displays of Mimbres native pottery and artifacts. Definitely worth the time to see it.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

A annual visit I make with my kiddos. I've been taking them since they were 4 yrs. Old and now they are teens. It never gets old visiting, it is always a good time. This museum is the one of the nicest little museums in...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jonellz72
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This museum has a lot of turn of the century items. Interesting all the way through. The Native-American displays of arrow heads etc, was very good. The building itself is a great place to look at (built around 1916). My favorite parts were the Old-timers...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank larrylG356TI
Reviewed 17 July 2018

As other reviews have stated this is a real gem. If you can't find something of interest to you here, you're living in a vacuum.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Purdida | Reviewed this property |
9-4, Monday - Saturday. It's free but if you can give them a donation - I'm sure the volunteers will appreciate it.