Blackwater Draw National Historic Site, Portales

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#133 of 174 in Museums in New Mexico
Natural History Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
Blackwater Draw is world-famous for its archaeology and its placement in the chronology of early habitation in the New World. Both the archaeological site (a National Historic Landmark) and the museum are open to visitors; see our website for our hours of operation!

**Blackwater Draw is two separate facilities in two separate locations!
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  • I first visited in summer 2019. This museum is a must stop for anyone interested in archaeology. We went to the Blackwater Draw Archaeological Site National Historic Landmark first. We paid $1 for...  more »
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  • At ENMU for family weekend. It's a nice little museum. Good for kids.
  • Nice museum, the student in the front did not talk , he was not really helpful

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