Things to Do in Alamogordo, NM

Our list of the best things to do in Alamogordo, New Mexico, features the top 29 nearby activities — including 18 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!

Alamogordo, NM has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.

The results below include the top 18 things to do within the city of Alamogordo, NM , followed by 11 popular activities in nearby cities, including Cloudcroft, Ruidoso and High Rolls Mountain Park

Alamogordo, NM

Highlights
  • Other Museums & Galleries - 3 Activities
  • Parks - 3 Activities
  • History Museums - 2 Activities
  • National & State Parks - 2 Activities

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White Sands National Monument
1
22.7 Miles

White Sands National Monument

19955 Highway 70, Alamogordo, NM
National & State Parks
A visit to White Sands National Monument is like being in the middle of a waterless expanse of pristine white sands. Visit the museum and spend an afternoon hiking and even sledding down the sandy dunes.

Rating

97% 2219 Votes Submit a Review
McGinn's Pistachio Tree Ranch
2
6.9 Miles

McGinn's Pistachio Tree Ranch

7320 U.S. Highway 54/70, Alamogordo, NM 88310
Gift Shops
A visit to McGinn's Pistachio Tree Ranch is much more than a photo-op with the World's Largest Pistachio Monument out front. Step inside the gift shop for delectable pistachio treats and wine tasting.

Rating

92% 671 Votes Submit a Review
Eagle Ranch Pistachio Groves
3
7.0 Miles

Eagle Ranch Pistachio Groves

7288 Highway 54 70, Alamogordo, NM 88310
Gift Shops
Featuring 12,000 pistachio trees, Eagle Ranch Pistachio Grove, is home to New Mexico's largest pistachio producing grove. Visit their gift shop to try a variety of pistachio recipes and enjoy samples of the seven varieties of wine from their vineyard.

Rating

90% 177 Votes Submit a Review
New Mexico Museum of Space History
4
1.4 Miles

New Mexico Museum of Space History

NM Highway 2001, Alamogordo, NM 88311
Other Museums & Galleries
For the space buffs and future astronauts in your family, a visit to the New Mexico Museum of Space History is a must-see destination. Your visit will feature out of this world exhibits, a space shuttle simulator, planetarium, and more.

Rating

81% 361 Votes Submit a Review
Shroud Exhibit & Museum
5
1.2 Miles

Shroud Exhibit & Museum

White Sands Mall Suite D-1, Alamogordo, NM
History Museums
The Shroud Exhibit and Museum is a historical museum focused on the history and facts surrounding the Shroud of Turin. The museum features a full scale replica of the shroud as well as detailed scans and 3D imagery.

Rating

93% 29 Votes 1 review
Oliver Lee Memorial State Park
6
10.7 Miles

Oliver Lee Memorial State Park

409 Dog Canyon, Alamogordo, NM 88310
National & State Parks
Visitors to Oliver Lee Memorial State Park have been known to call it a hiker's paradise. This park features interactive hiking trails with breathtaking mountain views, plentiful camp sites, and botanical garden.

Rating

90% 93 Votes Submit a Review
International Space Hall of Fame
7
2.7 Miles

International Space Hall of Fame

NM Highway 2001, Alamogordo, NM
Other Museums & Galleries
Established in 1976, the International Space Hall of Fame commemorates the brave pioneers who advanced man's knowledge of the universe and the ability to explore space. Don't miss the flight simulator or a simulated walk on Mars.

Rating

87% 90 Votes Submit a Review
Toy Train Depot
8
1.0 Miles

Toy Train Depot

1991 North White Sands Boulevard, Alamogordo, NM
Other Museums & Galleries
Enjoy a vintage train ride around the park at the Toy Train Depot on your next visit to Alamogordo. Learn about the history of trains in the Southwest through historic photographs and exhibits, and don't miss the model train displays.

Rating

82% 60 Votes Submit a Review
Flickinger Center for Performing Arts
9
0.1 Miles

Flickinger Center for Performing Arts

1110 New York Avenue, Alamogordo, NM 88310
Theaters
The Flickinger Center for Performing Arts is located in an old movie theater that was donated to the city and renovated in 1988. Featuring a capacity of 500 seats, the venue is home to a wide variety of events, concerts and other entertainment.

Rating

95% 19 Votes Submit a Review
Alameda Park Zoo
10
0.1 Miles

Alameda Park Zoo

1321 N. White Sands Blvd, Alamogordo, NM 88310
Zoos
Established in 1898, the Alameda park Zoo is known as the 'Oldest Zoo in the Southwest'. Because of its size, visitors can feel up close and personal with the 250 exotic and native animals on the 12-acre site.

Rating

71% 146 Votes Submit a Review

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