- Our list of the best things to do in Roswell, New Mexico, features the top 24 nearby activities — including 7 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Roswell, NM has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Sights & Landmarks, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 24 things to do within the city of Roswell, NM , followed by 1 popular activity in the nearby city of Gallup
International UFO Museum and Research Center 114 North Main Street, Roswell, NM MoreLess Info
This non-profit museum serves to educate the public about the mysterious events of Roswell, New Mexico through a variety of fun exhibits
92% 227 votes
100 West Eleventh Street, Roswell, NM 88201 MoreLess Info
Opening in 1937, the Roswell Museum & Art Center is a 50,000 square foot facility dedicated to the exhibition of art and history. From fine art collections to southwestern history and rocketry exhibits, there is something for everyone to learn and enjoy.
95% 82 votes
409 East College Boulevard, Roswell, NM MoreLess Info
With a collection of art produced by participants of the Roswell Artist-in-Residence program, the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art has over 400 works in 22,000 square feet of space. The collection includes paintings, photographs, sculptures, drawings and prints.
Located inside of the world famous Area 51, Alien Zone, is the place to visit for a fun extra-terrestrial adventure. A visit will include 45 life-size alien displays for photo opportunities, a large gift shop and other UFO paraphernalia.
For a unique camping adventure, Bottomless Lakes State Park is an ideal destination for your next trip. The park features abundant hiking trails, swimming, paddleboats, fishing, and much more for outdoor enthusiasts.
84% 91 votes
4200 East Pine Lodge Road, Roswell, NM 88201 MoreLess Info
Since opening in 1937, Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge has become a favorite destination for outdoor enthusiasts and bird watchers. Visitors can hike, or bike the wide trails, hunt or just enjoy the variety of wildlife.
58% 1578 votes
114 North Main Street, Roswell, NM 88203 MoreLess Info
You don't have to be a UFO believer to enjoy your trip to the International UFO Museum and Research Center. Visitors can take their time and view UFO footage, exhibits, and other paraphernalia from the Roswell incident and then decide for themselves.
100% 17 votes
200 N. Lea Ave. at W. 2nd St., Roswell, NM 88201 MoreLess Info
An original 100 year old home, the Historical Center for Southeast New Mexico is complete with furnishings and artifacts from the time period. Also found on the premises is a library complete with books, photos, and records of the area.
Covering 34-acres of parklands, the Spring River Park and Zoo is the perfect getaway for families visiting Roswell. In addition to the exhibits and animals, don't miss a ride on the antique wooden horse carousel.