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Family Game Day

What types of games did families enjoy in the years before electronic games were invented? The Las Cruces Railroad Museum hosts Family Game Day on the 2nd Saturday of each month. 61 more words

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Story Time Featuring Thomas the Tank Engine

The Las Cruces Railroad Museum hosts Story Time on the third Saturday of each month. Join us on October 18th from 11:00 – 11:30 am… 40 more words

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Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Shares Recently Discovered Photos of Mesilla Valley from late 19th Century

The Las Cruces Railroad Museum will host a lecture at noon on Tuesday, October 14.

Eric Liefeld, President of Mesilla Valley Preservation, Inc., will show a… 86 more words

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Week 8 - # 44 - Someone Working

These guys were getting ready for the 11:00 Train Ride which would include a robbery by the Hole in the Head gang (with a nod to the Hole in the Wall Gang – that included Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. 434 more words


Fall Break Workshop at City Museums on Ballooning

Since the first untethered balloon flight in 1783, people have been fascinated with hot air balloons.  Nowhere is this truer than in New Mexico.  These balloons have become part of our culture; appearing in paintings and sculptures, driving a thriving tourist trade in balloon trips and inspiring the International Balloon Fiesta, bringing thousands of people to Albuquerque each year. 165 more words

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All Aboard! - Part One

I like flowers. You like trains. I’m willing to compromise. If my husband is prepared to trek around umpteen different botanical gardens while we’re on our travels, I’m more than happy to reciprocate by visiting train, auto and boat museums. 236 more words


Exception to the Rule

Ordinarily, it is incredibly stupid to stake out a photography shot between railroad tracks.  Of course, I’ve gone out during storms to take pictures of lightning… 60 more words