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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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Great museum

We were able to get a partially guided tour with some of the history of the house and family. Great... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Melissa T
via mobile
Personal tour from Amy was sensational

We had been shown the house during the UFO tour so decided to come back and go inside. It was free... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Solihull, United Kingdom
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200 N Lea Ave, Roswell, NM 88201-4655
+1 505-622-8333
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We were able to get a partially guided tour with some of the history of the house and family. Great local historical house with some original artifacts. Worth seeing

Thank Melissa T
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We had been shown the house during the UFO tour so decided to come back and go inside. It was free to enter and once in Amy, who was on duty gave us a personal tours and lecture about the house and its history. We...More

Thank blazer20
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We had limited time so it ws a quick visit. The house is well kept and interesting. The hostess is very well informed and welcoming - one of the many very nice people we met in Roswell.

1  Thank Esther H
Reviewed 21 February 2017

A very interesting old restored home filled with history of the Roswell area with period pieces and furnishings. A real surprise for us. Make time in your day to visit this quaint museum

1  Thank B0bK
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped by to see the historic house. It was immaculate. Our guide for the day was the president of the historical society. She had tons of knowledge about the house. It was so neat to walk through all the rooms. They are doing a...More

2  Thank Allison C
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

It is only open between one and four I got there at 3:15 today. The docent is a retired schoolteacher. She took me around the downstairs and let me roam the upstairs myself. They are doing major remodeling on the upstairs as they get the...More

Thank Ellen E
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This would certainly be a cool house to live in just the way it is. Just beautiful inside and out. If you have mobility issues getting to the second floor will be a problem but there is plenty of beauty on the first level.

1  Thank Dogpilot
Reviewed 17 January 2016

This 1912 Home of James P. White, one of the most wealthiest and influential men in that area, is a wonderful example of that era. The home is now a museum that is well-appointed with original and period furnishings throughout. Admission is free and well...More

Thank Roy W
Reviewed 10 December 2015

For those who want a glimpse into what life was like in southeastern New Mexico in the late 19th century, or even if you're curious, it's worth the trip. We happened upon this place during the weekend that they had their holiday open house and...More

1  Thank Pat B
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

The ladies there were so sweet and nice. They were very informative about the home, White family, and the furnishings. My son is a talker and they answered everyone question he had. Loved this, and if I could spend a day there just speaking with...More

3  Thank Cassie W
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30 November 2016|
Response from Ellen E | Reviewed this property |
If so it is minimal don't really remember