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Southwestern New Mexico Sights

Geronimo Springs Museum

  • 211 Main St. Map It
  • Museum/Gallery

Updated 12/31/1969

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At the distinctively homespun Geronimo Springs Museum, you can visit a room dedicated to Ralph Edwards' career and his very personal connection to the town that renamed itself after his quiz show, and you can view the giant skull of a woolly mammoth that was excavated in the nearby Gila National Forest. There's also a pictorial history of the dental chair, an essential display on cowboy hats and the personalities that wear them, and a pretty darn good collection of early

Mimbres, Tularosa, Alma, and Hohokam pottery. Also check out the excellent bookshop with regional titles. The county visitor center is next door.

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Sight Information

Address:

211 Main St., Truth or Consequences, 87901, USA

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Phone:

575-894–6600

Sight Details:

  • $5
  • Mon.–Sat. 9–5, Sun. noon–4

Updated 12/31/1969

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