WELCOME TO ROSWELL!!
some (or all!) of our local museums!!
Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art - Collection of contemporary
art works produced by past artists-in-residence. 409 E. College Blvd. Free Admission. Open 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 -
4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Phone #623-5600
Historical Center for Southeast New Mexico - James Phelps
Whites stately home is filled with antiques, artifacts and a changing gallery of
historical exhibits. 200 N. Lea Ave. (Corner of Lea & Hwy US
70 West). Free Admission. Open 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. on Fri., Sat. & Sun. Special tours by
International UFO Museum & Research
Center - UFO phenomenon exhibits, gift shop and The Alien Caffeine Espresso Bar. 114 N. Main. Free admission. Open 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. each day. # 625-9495
General Douglas L. McBride Museum - Military armament displays
and N.M.M.I. memorabilia. New Mexico Military Institute, 101
West College Blvd. Free Admission. Open T-F 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. & 1:00 - 3:00 p.m..
Closed all holidays. Educational programs by appt. Phone #624-8220.
Roswell Museum & Art Center - Art by Peter Hurd, Henriette
Wyeth, Georgia OKeefe, Marsden Hartley, John Marin, Rogers Aston Collection. Robert
H. Goddards workshop recreated. Gift shop. 100 W. 11th
St. Free Admission. Mon. -Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Sundays and Holidays 1:00 p.m. -
5:00 p.m.. Phone #624-6744.
Robert H. Goddard Planetarium - an adjoining wing to the Roswell
Museum & Art Center. Open to the public one week per month. Tuesday
- Saturday 1:30 p.m., and Friday 7:30 p.m.. General Admission $2; Members $1. Phone
UFO Enigma Museum - Roswells oldest UFO museum. UFO
Phenomenon displays and gift shop. 6108 South Main. Admission:
Adults $1, Children $.50. Mon - Sat 9:30 - 5:00 p.m., Sun 12:00 - 5:00 p.m.. Phone
Or you might
prefer some of our outdoor or athletic activities...
Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge - A must for bird watchers
!! Also has designated fishing and hunting areas. From North Main
Street East on Pine Lodge Road appx. 9 miles. 622-6755
State Park - Swimming, Boating, Fishing & Hiking. Also has an RV Park. 12 miles east on Hwy. 380, then south on NM 409. 624-6058
Cahoon Park Swimming Pool - Largest outdoor pool (540,000
gallons) in Roswell. Nice park setting. Open Memorial Day thru Labor Day. Adults $1.50, Children 11 & under $ 1.00, group rates available. 1101 West Fourth. 624-6764
New Mexico Military Institute Golf Course 18 hole course. 201 W. 19th. 622-6033.
Roswell Racquet Club & Spa - Open to the public for a per day
usage fee. Includes an indoor lap pool, 6 racquet ball courts, weight room, aerobics
classes, jacuzzis. 200 E. Mescalero. 622-0962
Special Events Division - Roswell Recreation Department - Call to see what concerts or festivals are planned
during your stay in Roswell!! 624-6720
Spring River Golf Course - 18 hole golf course. 1612 West Eighth Street. 622-9506.
Spring River Hike & Bike Trail - A scenic paved bicycle &
jogging/walking trail winding through the Spring River corridor. (It links the Spring
River Park and Zoo to the Spring River Golf Course). 1101 W.
Spring River Park & Zoo - Free Admission. Open 10:00
a.m. - 8:00 p.m. 7 days a week. Features include a miniature train ride, carousel, and a
fishing lake. 1306 East College
Roswell also has softball, soccer, volleyball, running, walking,
cycling and hiking events. Please call our office at 624-6860 or come by the Convention
Center located at 912 North Main for a current schedule.
If you want to just stay indoors
or go shopping, we can also suggest some of Roswells many fine establishments.
Allen Theaters has eight separate movie screens at three different locations. v 623-9139
Cinema 4 v 4501 North Main
Del Norte v 2810 North Main
Park Twin v 1717 South Union
Skate-n-Place v 1714
West Second v 622-1859
Town & Country Entertainment Centerv 3905 SE Main
Unity Center (Teens Youth Center ) Dances, community projects, art workshops, visiting artists, pool
tables, video games and much more. v 1500 W College
Roswell Adult Center Recreation and education for 18 and older.
Dances, classes, bingo, bridge, pool, pinnochle, and many more activities! v 807 N Missouri v 624-6718
Yucca Recreation Center - Ongoing activities year-round! Aerobics
to instructional classes, something for everyone. v 500 S Richardson v Call for current activity listings v 624-6719
Roswell Community Little Theatre v for performance and ticket information call
500 W Second v 622-1995
Edward Kruse v 4506 West
Second v 622-5218
Millers Antiques v 107 Pine
Lodge Rd v 622-4862
Monterey Antique Mall v 1400
W 2nd v 623-3347
Old-Time Medley v 1109 W 2nd
Rebeccas Vintage v 127
E 3rd v 625-0731
Wingfields Antiques v
Hwy 70 v 622-8069
Wooden Horse v 920 W
Mescalero Rd v 622-7397
Gift / Specialty Shops
Altas Gift Shop v 1220 North Main Street
Chappies Hallmark Hacienda v 314 North Main St.
Chews Oriental Gifts v
2513 West Second Street
Coach House Gifts v 4501
North Main Street (Mall)
Colony House v 1410 South
Creatively Yours v 1501 West
Esparanzas Balloons & Gifts v 322 North Main
Finishing Touches v 316 North
Gift Pantry v 1310 Southeast
J K Kountry Kraft v 110 North
Martins Jewelry & Gifts v
4501 North Main (Mall)
Miller-Waldrop Furniture Co. v
2001 South Main
Nuthouse v 419 East Second
Paisley Turtle v 123 North
Pauls Emporium v 2005
Southeast Main Street
Roswell Home Furnishings v
117 North Main Street
Specialties of New Mexico v
1010 S Main Ste 4
Star Child (Alien gift shop) v
108 West First Street
Two Squaws Handcrafted Indian Art v 1109 W 2nd
Tinnies Mercantile Store v 412 West Second Street
Wielands Yucca Emporium v 3702 West Second St.
You might also enjoy
shopping at Main Street merchants located in the newly renovated downtown district or
visiting the Roswell Mall (4501 North Main). Whatever activities you choose, we want you to enjoy your
stay in Roswell and come back soon!!
Cloverleaf Mobile Estates v 300 West Linda Vista v 623-5440
Golden Rule Mobile Home & RV Park v 137 McCall Loop v
Spring River Estates & RV Park v 1000 East College v
Town & Country Mobile Estates v 333 West Brasher Road v 624-1833
Trailer Village Campgrounds v
1706 East Second Street v
Lakes National Wildlife Refuge v 12 miles east of Roswell, Hwy 380 v 624-6058