Mailing Address:

Box #75

Clayton, NM 88415

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Some of our exhibits...

Discover artifacts found along the Santa Fe Trail.  Imagine traveling hundreds of miles in a wagon bulled by oxen.  Learn the dangers that the travelers faced along the Trail.

Santa Fe Trail

A room filled with treasures from the Herzstein families travels near and far.

Herzstein Room

Have you heard of the Dust Bowl, Dirty 30's and the Depression?  See pictures that will make you feel the fear and distress people experienced.

Dust Bowl

We have the largest WPA collection in the state!

Works Progress Administration

Born in October of 1863, he hunt in Clayton in April 1901. Black Jack was the only man ever hung for train robbery.

Black Jack Ketchum

Our outdoor event space!

Zia Gardens