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Geronimo Springs Museum

211 Main St, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901-2838
+1 505-894-6600
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Great Historical Information

This museum is chocked full of southwest history. Plus they feature local artists and have craft... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Marian T
Truth or Consequences, New Mexico
via mobile
Good history lesson covering the local area

There is a lot of good history in this museum covering the Southwest New Mexico area.Lot of good... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
Peggs, Oklahoma
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“local history” (18 reviews)
“log cabin” (14 reviews)
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211 Main St, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901-2838
+1 505-894-6600
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is chocked full of southwest history. Plus they feature local artists and have craft items for sale. Located on the site of the hot mineral springs where Native Americans frequently stopped for a soak.

Thank Marian T
Reviewed 9 July 2017

There is a lot of good history in this museum covering the Southwest New Mexico area.Lot of good history how the Native Americans were mistreated by white people.I highly recommend this museum if you are in the area.

Thank booneyrat
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This was a nice little local museum of area artifacts. Tons of arrowheads and pottery. Not s lot for kids however.

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The town was first Palomas Hot Springs, then just Hot Springs before the quiz show came along.The museum houses many things related to Ralph Edwards, the host of the TV show Truth or Consequences. Also Mimbres pots and other historical artifacts. Small museum, small entrance...More

Thank New-World-Journeys
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Loved being able to walk into a life size log house complete with sleeping ma and pa! Ancient pottery collection was jaw dropping and enjoyed learning about the history of how the town got its name.

Thank Karina E
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This is a typical small-town museum with the usual local character displays, guns, settler and mining exhibits, history displays, etc. Kids would like the giant fossils.

Thank kcw66
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped by to fill some time mid-morning time after coffee downtown and it was worth the stop! For a small town this is a nice sized museum with a huge variety of local artifacts and some neat highlights, like the mastodon skull and the pottery/arrowhead...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This museum is a wealth of information about local county history. Walked around with my 8 year old daughter and we loved it. Soooo much to see! So many artifacts, even from 1500BC. The log cabin was fascinating, too. There is even a garden and...More

1  Thank Kewellbeans
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at the museum. It has collections of natural history, native American pottery and Apache artifacts from the 1800s, asking with the local history of Hot Springs and Truth or Consequences local history. Braces from the original Carrie Tingley children's hospital,...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Lots of history and local artifacts. Very nicely displayed and friendly gal at the counter. If you're ever near Truth or Consequences be sure to stop.

Thank SeasonedTraveler56
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