National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Socorro

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  • August 14, 2017
    This is a "do not miss" attraction if you are anywhere close; it's even worth going out of your way to see this. Regardless of whether you pay for the movie or the self-guided tour, just seeing the gi...  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    We were all impressed by the technology and function of these radio telescopes. Bring your children and definitely watch the video at the visitor center before you go out.  more »
  • July 31, 2017
    We took the long trek out to NRAO. We had a great time, but I don't think it will be open 10 years from now. I don't believe the tourism industry can support a location on its own, unless some strateg...  more »

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