- Our list of the best things to do in Capitan, New Mexico, features the top 22 nearby activities — including 4 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Capitan, NM has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 2 things to do within the city of Capitan, NM , followed by 20 popular activities in nearby cities, including Ruidoso, Ruidoso Downs and Carrizozo
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1301 N White Sands Blvd, Alamogordo, NM 88310 MoreLess Info
Depicting the local and colorful history of Alamogordo, the Tularosa Basin Historical Society is a collection of preserved artifacts, fascinating records, and entertaining history. The society attracts over 4,500 people every year with its 2,000 square feet of exhibit space.
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.
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1110 New York Avenue, Alamogordo, NM 88310 MoreLess Info
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.
Known as the 'Birthplace of Smokey the Bear', the Lincoln National Forest covers more than a million acres of pristine mountain lands. Outdoor and wildlife enthusiasts enjoy camping, hiking, hunting, and fishing in this breathtaking forest.