Deming Luna Mimbres Museum
The Deming Luna Mimbres Museum, regarded as the "Smithsonian of the southwest," is located at 301 S. Silver Avenue. This museum, organized and run by volunteers in the community, features exhibits about Deming, the region, and New Mexico. FREE with a request for a donation.
The Deming Luna Mimbres Museum houses exhibits relating to the everyday lives of the citizens of Deming and the Mimbres Valley. They include paintings, furniture, period rooms, antique machines and tools, toys, dolls, clothes, vehicles, farm equipment, war memorabilia, photographs, Indian artifacts, gems and geodes, and an important collection of Mimbres pottery. The Deming Luna Mimbres Museum was named for the City of Deming, Luna County, and the Mimbres Valley. It is housed in the old National Guard Armory, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is also a State Historic Site. The best souvenir shop in Deming!! There are many different types of memorabilia available to commemorate your travel to Deming. The Deming Luna Mimbres Museum also houses the largest on display collection of Mimbres pottery.