1. Billy the Kid Museum
The rifle belonging to outlaw Billy the Kid is on display at the Billy the Kid Museum in Fort Sumner. The Kid was a frequent visitor to Fort Sumner until getting shot to death at age 21 in 1881. The museum is known for having one of the best Old West collections in the Southwest.
2. Casamero Pueblo Ruins
In the northwest part of the state in McKinley County are the Casamero Pueblo Ruins, an 11th-century community highlighted by a two-story pueblo with 28 rooms. The pueblo was excavated in 1966 and stabilized, and today the site is open via a short trail. Interpretive signs assist visitors.