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Established in the 1930s, the Museum's permanent displays focus on local and regional history, Native American art and artifacts, modern, contemporary and Western art.

Enjoy the McAdoo Collection of Taos Ten paintings, the Heinemann Collection of Peruvian antiquities, the Pueblo pottery collection and explore galleries of local and regional history displays, plus changing art exhibitions. Envision new worlds of art, history and culture!

The History Room features an exhibit of photographs and artifacts dedicated to the 200th and 515th Coast Artillery of the New Mexico National Guard. Called to active service in the Philippines in World War II, these men from Eddy County were captured by the Japanese in 1942 and forced to endure the Bataan Death March.

Explore the Carlsbad Museum and Art Center, less than two blocks west of Canal Street (Hwy 285). Open 10am - 5pm Monday - Saturday. Closed Sundays and holidays. Admission Free.

Location: 418 W Fox St., Carlsbad New Mexico 88220 Telephone 505-887-0276

Other History nearby:
(Carlsbad) Carlsbad Museum and Art Center
(Artesia) Historical Museum and Art Center
(Whites City) Million Dollar Museum

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