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NM Astrotourism

Astrotourism in New Mexico

Enjoy astronomy in the state of New Mexico. Go visit a planetarium, space museum, observatory, space tech factory, space port, dark sky park, or attend a star party!

Notable planetariums in NM

These are largest and most notable - also see all planetariums in New Mexico.

      1. Venue
      2. Site/City
      1. Robert Goddard Planetarium
      2. Roswell
      1. Hefferan Planetarium
      2. Albuquerque


    Space museums in NM

        1. Name
        2. Location
        1. New Mexico Museum of Space History
        2. Alamogordo


      Notable observatories in NM

      These are largest and most notable - also see all observatories in New Mexico.

          1. Name
          2. Location
          1. Apache Point Observatories
          2. Sunspot
          1. Very Large Array
          2. Socorro


        Annual star parties in NM

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            1. Name
            2. Location
            1. Enchanted Skies Star Party
            2. Socorro


          Research centers in NM

              1. Name
              2. Location
              1. Proton Accelerator
              2. Los Alamos


            Archeoastronomical sites in NM

                1. Name
                2. Location
                1. Chaco Canyon
                2. Chaco Canyon
                1. Bracewell Radio Sundial
                2. Magdalena


              Dark sky sites in NM

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                  1. Name
                  2. Location
                  1. Capulin Volcano National Monument
                  2. Raton
                  1. Chaco Culture National Historical Park
                  2. Albuquerque
                  1. Clayton Lake State Park
                  2. Union
                  1. Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument
                  2. Gran Quivira
                  1. Cosmic Campground
                  2. Gila
                  1. El Morro National Monument
                  2. Ramah
                  1. Fort Union National Monument
                  2. Watrous
                  1. Valles Caldera National Preserve
                  2. Jemez Springs


                Spaceports in NM

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                    1. Name
                    2. Location
                    1. Spaceport America
                    2. T or C


                  Meteor craters in NM

                  These are the major meteor impact crater sites you can visit. Also see all meteor crates.

                      1. Crater name
                      2. Diameter
                      1. Santa Fe crater
                      2. 10