International UFO Museum and Research Center, Roswell

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Find vast amount of information on one of the twentieth century’s most mysterious events at International UFO Museum and Research Center. Many consider the Roswell UFO Incident in 1947 undeniable proof of life outside Earth. Whether it was a spaceship, a simple weather balloon, or something else that crashed, it definitely spurred a wave of theories and opinions. The museum offers you the opportunity to explore an abundance of documents, videos, articles, and eyewitness testimonies of the famous incident, as well as other UFO sightings. While it does not give any definite answers, the museum will give you food for thought. Most of the displays require close examination and reading, so come prepared to immerse yourself in careful study. Make International UFO Museum and Research Center part of your personalized Roswell itinerary using our Roswell online trip itinerary maker .
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  • I really did not know what to expect, it was quite informative, I took a lot of time to read reports and since I do believe that there are UFO's and aliens, so it was of a special interest to me. I ca...  more »
  • This self-tour was set up well explaining the crash of 1947 through audio & typed reports. Plenty of places to sit if needed. Restrooms in back. Really fascinating accounts of what people reported. It...  more »
  • The UFO museum was nice. It wasn't spectacular but it didn't cost much either so I was happy. There are some interesting newspaper articles and displays. The gift shop had attractive items for a reaso...  more »
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  • This place is as close as it gets to an authentic alien research center. They take it very seriously and are very thorough with the exhibits. I wouldn't recommend booking a flight to Roswell just to see it, bit even if you're driving through and can only spare 20 minutes in town I highly suggest you go! I LOVE that it's a pet friendly environment!
  • Pretty neat stop if in the area but I wouldn't go out too far out of your way. Lots of good photo ops. Spend an hour or so checking out the many photos and stories posted throughout the museum. Gift shop with many quirky items. Many shops on the street outside the museum.
  • VERY interesting story! But the museum has lots of reading that most likely does not interest young children. The museum contains very little of interest to youngsters. But the main alien display is quite awesome with super subtle details if you pay attention. I came out of the museum with a different perspective on what happened back in area 51.
  • I was expecting more with this being a UFO museum. Especially, since this is supposed to be the crash site town of a very well known cover up of a UFO. It was very basic and too focused on what people call the tiny green men from outer space. Most of what they have is pictures and documents. They have a few small reference areas to Star Wars and early civilization God worship. I was very disappointed.
  • Pretty neat little place, only 5.00 admission. A ton of literature on the area 51 crash, self guided, fun for all ages
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