Museums in Truth or Consequences, Hillsboro, Kingston and Chloride

Black Range Museum, Hillsboro

Housed in what was built pre-1893 as the Ocean Grove Hotel, the Black Range Museum tells the story of Hillsboro and its famous (and infamous) residents.

Geronimo Springs Museum

The Geronimo Springs Museum constructs a comprehensive history of the county and its inhabitants.

Hamilton Military Museum at Veterans Memorial Park

The Hamilton Museum contains displays ranging from a military button collection to Buffalo Soldier memorabilia with a focus on local heroes.

Kingston Schoolhouse Museum

The Kingston Schoolhouse was built in 1890. It functioned as a one-room schoolhouse until about 1935.

Percha Bank Museum, Kingston

The old Percha Bank is the only fully intact building left from Kingston’s wild mining days.

Pioneer Store Museum, Chloride

The Pioneer Store was built in 1880 during Chloride’s short-lived silver boom and contains many items original to the town.

Veterans Memorial Park, Truth or Consequences

Located next to the Hamilton Military Museum, the park is home to a 1/3 size replica of the Vietnam War Memorial. The Museum and the Walk of Education honor all military service members.

Thanks for your interest in Sierra County, home to some of the most unique and interesting museums in New Mexico!