- Our list of the best things to do in Tucumcari, New Mexico, features the top 7 nearby activities — including 5 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Tucumcari, NM has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 7 things to do within the city of Tucumcari, NM
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222 E Laughlin St, Tucumcari, NM MoreLess Info
An extensive collection of both original and replicated fossils are on display at the Mesalands Community College's Dinosaur Museum. The primary focus of the museum is on the Mesozoic era which is comprised of the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods.
The past of Quay County is the heart of the Tucumcari Historical Museum. The museum is actually held in a 1903 schoolhouse and contains artifacts and memorabilia collections on three different floors of the building.
Showcasing artifacts from archaeological digs, the Mesalands Dinosaur Museum operates in cooperation with the paleontology department of a local college. Visitors can view fossils on display, and kids can dig for their own fossils.
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201 S 2nd Street, Tucumcari, NM 88401 MoreLess Info
Run by local artists and businesspeople, the nonprofit Eastern NM Arts & Cultural Center features a permanent collection of diverse art works by local and regional artists, as well as a variety of visiting exhibits and programs.