Where History Comes to

welcome to the Best Museum in a Five-State Area

Hours of Operation

Donations are gratefully appreciated and are 100% tax-deductible.

Summer Hours

10am to 5pm | May - August

Winter Hours

10am to 4pm | September - April

The museum is on the State Register of Historic Places. There is no admission charge to the museum but donations are always greatly appreciated.

From dinosaurs to Outlaws and even confirmed ghosts!

Clayton, New Mexico

Clayton is a small town located in the extreme northeastern corner of New Mexico. As of the 2010 census, the population was recorded at 2,980. Clayton serves as the county seat of Union County, New Mexico, United States. Clayton is a crossroads for tourists heading from Texas to Colorado, and Kansas / Oklahoma / Texas to Taos and Santa Fe, New Mexico.