The Dianne Hamilton Military Museum, T or C, New Mexico
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing
N 33° 07.363 W 107° 15.820
13S E 288808 N 3667171
Quick Description: This museum opened in November 2009.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 10/22/2011 8:16:46 AM
Waymark Code: WMCX7Q
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 1

Long Description:
The Dianne Hamilton Military Museum is located adjacent to the Veterans Memorial in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. The Veterans Memorial features monuments, plaques, a replica of the statue of liberty, a history walk designed in the shape of a Congressional Medal of Honor medallion, and a 1/2 size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

The museum continues the experience by providing educational exhibits and collections that include war memorabilia, a display honoring the Buffalo Soldiers, a collection of military buttons, and artifacts of local residents that are military related. The museum exterior wall that faces the main street is adorned with an impressive mural of soldiers in lush vegetation and a Huey helicopter.


Address:
Hamilton Military Museum and Veterans Memorial Park
996 S. Broadway
P.O. Box 472
Truth or Consequences 87901
Opening hours: 9:00 AM

Open all year: Except for some holidays

Related web-page: [Web Link]

Wikipedia link:: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:

Please supply proof of your visit such as a photo of the museum or a sign signifying same.
A "Visited" only remark will be deleted.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Trails.com Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest War and Military Museums
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
Greasepot visited The Dianne Hamilton Military Museum, T or C, New Mexico 3/12/2014 Greasepot visited it
ornith visited The Dianne Hamilton Military Museum, T or C, New Mexico 9/15/2012 ornith visited it
Queens Blessing visited The Dianne Hamilton Military Museum, T or C, New Mexico 10/22/2011 Queens Blessing visited it

View all visits/logs