Come visit!


Thursday – Monday: 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Final Admission: 4:15 P.M.

Admission Prices

Adults: $7
Seniors/Military (With ID): $5
Ages 6-16: $2
Ruidoso Downs Residents (With ID): $1
Members: Free

Beauty & Strength: the Horse in Art

Whether it with a dusty cowboy on the range, a Native American on the plains, or cavalry troops on the parade grounds, the horse is inseparable from the history and image of the American West.

November 9, 2019 - March 8, 2020

Life Along the Rio Grande

An exhibit of contemporary fiber art presented by Studio Art Quilt Associates of New Mexico.

March 21, 2020 - July 31, 2020

Southwest Jewelry

Explore the jewelry of the American Southwest. "Southwest Jewelry" features approximately 40 pieces of silver and turquoise jewelry and beadwork from Navajo, Zuni, and Hopi makers. Children and families will have the opportunity to get hands-on experience with jewelry making.

April 2019 - April 2020

Free Spirits at Noisy Water

The “Free Spirits at Noisy Water” sculpture by local bronze artist Dave McGary was installed in July 1995. The eight horse one and a half life-size sculpture represents seven horse breeds – the Standardbred, Morgan, Arabian, Paint (mare and foal), Appaloosa, Quarter Horse, and Thoroughbred.