Western New Mexico University Museum, Silver City

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WNMU Museum in Watts Hall is closed permanently as staff prepares for the eventual move into the Museum's permanent home, Fleming Hall once its transformation is complete. It is anticipated that WNMU Museum in Fleming Hall will reopen in 2019.
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  • The WNMU collection of Mimbres pottery is probably the only major collection of the charming creations of this ancient, local culture - a part of the Mogollon peoples of Arizona and New Mexico. It is ...  more »
  • Very impressive. It was evident that the University had done a lot of research and collecting through the years.  more »
  • This highly recommended museum of ancient Puebloan artifacts is in a temporary location due to the renovation of the permanent site on the campus of Western New Mexico University. We went anyway and a...  more »
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  • School is on a hillside. As a newbie, I was unable to find a quad or central meeting place on campus.
  • Great collection of Mimbres pottery!
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