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Historical Center for Southeast New Mexico

200 N Lea Ave, Roswell, NM 88201-4655
+1 505-622-8333
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Time is Peserved

The site was once the James Phelps White home. The house is now well over 100 years old and... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2013
CTAWilson
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Roswell, New Mexico
Nice Little Museum

Restored early 1900's house with original furnishings and artifacts from the 20th century. Quite a... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2013
luvglass
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Tucson, Arizona
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“period pieces” (2 reviews)
“personal tour” (2 reviews)
“early days” (2 reviews)
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200 N Lea Ave, Roswell, NM 88201-4655
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+1 505-622-8333
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Reviewed 25 November 2013

The site was once the James Phelps White home. The house is now well over 100 years old and steeped in history as well as a repository for historical items from SE NM. There is an incredible collection of antiques, artifacts, books, and pictures; many...More

3  Thank CTAWilson
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Reviewed 16 June 2013

Restored early 1900's house with original furnishings and artifacts from the 20th century. Quite a lot of material displayed all over the house. Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank luvglass
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Reviewed 14 November 2012

The museum is in an original 100 year old home and most of the original furniture and fittings are on display. The displays give you a good idea of how life was back then. The lady who showed us around was very knowlegeable and extremely...More

3  Thank William H
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Reviewed 21 October 2012

Not flashy, but a delightful presentation of Roswell that shows there is more to the town than aliens. The museum is located in a beautiful historic home, and packed with interesting antiques and information on Roswell. It really gives a feel for what it was...More

2  Thank spacepilot500
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Reviewed 27 June 2012

Many antiques. They have some household items that you would never have thought of as existing in the Old West. Friendly people who are very knowledgeable about just about any question you could ask about Roswell history.

2  Thank LyleandTerry
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Reviewed 6 June 2009

off in a quiet older section of town, the Historical Center for Southwest New Mexico is a gem if you enjoy personal glimpses into the past. No preachy displays her, just a charming, well maintained historic home filled with artifacts from the local area. This...More

6  Thank CelineSoCA
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