- TripBuzz found 9 things to do indoors in the Ruidoso Downs area. From Hubbard Museum of the American West to Museum of the Horse, Ruidoso Downs offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 9 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 11 different types of things to do inside in or near Ruidoso Downs, New Mexico. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: History Museums, Gift Shops, Casinos and Theaters.
- There is 1 indoor activity in Ruidoso Downs, and 8 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Ruidoso and Capitan.
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83% 76 votes
26301 Hwy 70 West, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346 MoreLess Info
The history of the American West is put on display at the Hubbard Museum of the American West. Entertainment and education is woven into the programs while the exhibits show a wide collection of artifacts, including Native American artifacts, cowboy artifacts, saddles, and wagons.
83% 54 votes
With a collection of horse-drawn wagons and carriages, the Museum of the Horse contains many horse-related items including saddles, chaps and a horse statue. It also houses collections of art and guns as well as a photo exhibit.
88% 82 votes
2342 Sudderth Drive, Ruidoso, NM 88345 MoreLess Info
Established in 1993, Noisy Water Winery provides guests with an authentic New Mexico wine and cheese tasting experience. The wines are all crafted from New Mexico Grapes, and they have a unique selection of hand-crafted artisan cheeses.
67% 9 votes
101 Mechem Drive, Ruidoso, NM MoreLess Info
The Ruidoso River Museum offers information on the Lincoln County War and the role of Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett. The site features a variety of artifacts, including paintings, coins, and jewelry.
76% 41 votes
Established on May 27, 1873, by President Ulysses S. Grant the Mescalero Apache Reservation is home to Mescalero Apache Native Americans. The reservation has a golf course, casino, a ski facility and several places to stay.
36% 107 votes
Located at the popular horse racing mecca, Ruidoso Downs, the Billy the Kid Casino provides visitors with gaming action and plentiful food and beverage options. The casino features a wide-variety of slot, video poker, and video blackjack machines.
63% 124 votes
Whether you are a local or a traveler passing through, Casino Apache is the perfect place to stop and grab a bite to eat and have some gaming fun. The casino features abundant slots and video poker games, plus a variety of table games.
97% 104 votes
108 Spencer Road, Ruidoso, NM 88312 MoreLess Info
The 514-seat, Spencer Theater for the Performing Arts maintains a busy performance schedule for fans of all entertainment types. With a breath-taking mountain backdrop, this architectural beauty features a Crystal Lobby, full-bar and food service before shows and superior acoustics.
77% 66 votes
Highway 380, Capitan, NM MoreLess Info
Tracking the live and times of the real Smokey Bear the Smokey Bear Museum & Gift Shop allows guests to learn more about the legend. His grave site is also part of the attraction as is an extensive line of Smokey Bear souvenirs and apparel.
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502A Burro Avenue, Cloudcroft, NM 88317 MoreLess Info
Owned by a local pastel artist, visitors at Cloudcroft Gallery can enjoy the work of the regional artists displayed here. These pieces of art are made from wood, art, glass, ceramics, and other mediums.