Alameda Park Zoo

Alameda Park in downtown Alamagordo, although a small zoo in a small city (with a small budget), has a nice little zoo with a geographically diverse collection of animals. Alas like so many other small zoos it uses chain-link fencing for its enclosures, which provide cheap and easy to maintain facilities, but also makes it … More Alameda Park Zoo

Space History Museum

The New Mexico Museum of Space History is a gem found in Alamogordo NM, near the White Sands Missile Range. White Sands played an early role in the space program that has been mostly forgotten elsewhere, but is remembered here at the museum. From early tests of captured German V2 rockets, to the flight of … More Space History Museum