Roswell attractions

Top Choice Museum in Roswell

Roswell Museum & Art Center

Roswell's excellent museum deserves a visit. Seventeen galleries showcase Southwestern artists including Georgia O'Keeffe, Peter Hurd and Henriette Wyeth, along with an eclectic mix of Native American, Hispanic and …
Top Choice Museum in Roswell

International UFO Museum & Research Center

There’s a lot of reading to be done here; display panels are covered with witness statements, newspaper cuttings and extended essays, outlining the 1947 Roswell Incident Timeline and explaining the 'great cover-up.'…
Wildlife Reserve in Roswell

Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge

Wintering water birds gather at this 38-sq-mile refuge, 10 miles northeast of Roswell; many birds remain to nest in the summer. Bring your binoculars for the best views of cranes, geese and other species; hiking and…
Museum in Roswell

Historical Center for Southeast New Mexico

Housed in the 1912 mansion of local rancher James Phelps White, this property is on the National Register of Historic Places, and its interior has been carefully restored to its original early-20th-century decor, wi…