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Carlsbad Museum and Art Center, Carlsbad

(4.5/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
The Carlsbad Museum and Art Center specializes in local & regional history, Native American art and artifacts, Southwestern American artists, and features the McAdoo Collection of paintings from the original organizers of the Taos Art Colony.
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  • Always happy to see at least 5 hrs take time and also sit down and stay. Simply super gigantic ♥️
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  • After the really wonderful experience down in the cave, took some time to look around upstairs. They do have a nice gift shop and then we decided to have a little lunch there. Say, if you are thinking...  more »
  • This was a beautiful experience. Although it was a little tough for us adults and the 4 year old, it's worth it. My husband and little one only walked down about 30min worth, i walked all the way down...  more »
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  • Had the BEST TIME !! Spent several hours with Laurie ( curator) and Willi Jong the artist who is re creating the origin of Carlsbad , the city , showing its beginning - with the historic landscape!! Awesome !! A must SEE!! Also check out ALL the Arrowheads - remarkable!! Highly recommend this stop !!❤️
  • It's free, it's got great exhibits, and often has many family-friendly activities.