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September Events for the Entire Family at the Las Cruces Railroad Museum 2018

The Las Cruces Railroad Museum will present a variety of programs throughout September that will appeal to everyone in the family. Choose an activity that fits your interests, and enjoy it in our 1910 Santa Fe Depot museum.

Family Game Day is from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 8. Challenge your friends to a game of Dominoes, practice your hand-eye coordination with Cup and Ball Toss, and play a variety of games that have entertained families for decades.

The Brown Bag Lecture “The Train That Brought Us Here” will be presented at noon on Sept. 11 by Donna Milburn from the Tularosa Basin History Museum.

Rail Readers Book Club meets at 11 a.m. on Sept. 19, and will discuss The A.B.C. Murders, by Agatha Christie. Even if you haven’t read the book, come enjoy the lively conversation.

Adults who enjoy coloring can visit the museum between 10 a.m. and noon on Sept. 14 and 28. This is a chance to enjoy socializing with other adults while expressing yourself creatively. Bring your own supplies or use our coloring pages and colored pencils.

There are two story times for children in September, both beginning at 11 a.m. On Sept. 1, children of all ages can listen to a story and complete a related craft. On Sept. 13, Mrs. Prickett and her playful puppets will engage pre-school children with a book and activity.

The museum is located at 351 N. Mesilla St. and is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For additional information, visit the website at: or call 575/528-3444.