The Carrizozo Heritage Museum is located at 103 Twelfth Street. one block off Highway 54, In Carrizozo,NM. The Museum is a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving the history of Carrizozo and the surrounding area, it is home to a multitude of interesting exhibits on our local history including out railroad and ranching history. Many of the artifacts on display have come to us from local families.
The Museum also hosts various programs throughout the year.
The Museum is open Thursday-Saturday 10:00 to 2:00 from March 1st till Nov.1st. To plan Carrizozo vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.
Carrizozo Heritage Museum Reviews
Friendly knowledgeable staff, clean, great exhibits on the the town of Carrizozo, area ranching and the railroad which built the town of Carrizozo. more »
From the outside I was not expecting much. Once inside my opinion changed. This is a nice place to find out the history of Carrizozo or for that matter the rise and decline and the rebirth of a small.... more »
This museum, and the volunteers who operate it, do a great job bringing the history of Carrizozo to life. I hadn't expected much based on outer appearances, but was pleasantly surprised. Well worth a visit.
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