Harrell House of Natural Oddities, Santa Fe

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#14 of 22 in Museums in Santa Fe
Harrell House of Natural Oddities boasts a museum and a store dedicated to insects, spiders, and other creepy crawlies. The museum houses a collection of 2,400 pinned butterflies and mounted bugs, as well as more than 100 live crawling critters, including scorpions, tarantulas, centipedes, lizards, snakes, frogs, and turtles. The store offers a wide assortment of educational toys, fossils, and dinosaur models, as well as insect-inspired jewelry and souvenirs. Arrange your visit to Harrell House of Natural Oddities and discover more family-friendly attractions in Santa Fe using our Santa Fe trip maker website .
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  • This was a great little escape for a Sunday afternoon. It was a bigger collection than I expected. I loved the bugs of course but there are also lizards and amphibians, including a monitor lizard that...  more »
  • This is a great value and amazing collection. We have rarely seen such a variety anywhere else. The live exhibits were also very interesting and will be back again when friends or family come to visit...  more »
  • OMG, the size of some of the spiders...its nearly unreal. I can see why children, especially young boys, love this place...and adults can learn to appreciate them for the way that they fit into their ...  more »

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