"Out of This World Town?" Top 5 Page for this destination Roswell by Basaic

Roswell Travel Guide: 79 reviews and 169 photos

Roswell and Chaves County

Most of the town of Roswell appears to be living of the UFO Phenomena. Even the lampposts are made up to resemble aliens.

The UFO Museum

It costs $4.00 to enter the UFO Museum. ($3.00 with a military discount).

John Chisum Statue

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Interesting history to the city
  • Cons:Some of the businesses go overboard with the alien stuff
  • In a nutshell:Depends on your interest/tolerance for UFO Phenomena
  • Last visit to Roswell: May 2012
  • Intro Updated Jun 4, 2012
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  • SLLiew's Profile Photo
    Jun 17, 2011 at 8:36 PM

    Mecca for alien encounters :) SL

  • malianrob's Profile Photo
    Apr 27, 2009 at 6:12 PM

    I dont know why but I am dying to come here!!

  • jumpingnorman's Profile Photo
    Apr 19, 2009 at 7:41 AM

    Yes Jim --- we'll b ein Roswell on Monday...wondering if we should sleep there...Santa Fe is great but the kids are still sleeping right now! I already visited a cemetery at 6 AM - hehehe....

  • Bwana_Brown's Profile Photo
    Apr 4, 2009 at 12:26 PM

    Thanks for your honest opinion of Roswell! I drove through town twice on business trips while working in Carlsbad but only had time to stop for one meal - which was good. As you say, other than the UFO-thing, there is not much to offer!

  • travelfrosch's Profile Photo
    Feb 1, 2009 at 11:10 AM

    Wow, this place is just out of this world. HA! I was the first to say it... ;o)

  • DAO's Profile Photo
    Jan 25, 2008 at 4:00 PM

    I see the locals are shamlessly cashing in. I can respect that!

  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    Jan 23, 2008 at 10:33 AM

    I watched a TV program on "Discovery" about Roswell'47... Now I've seen it! Thanx!

  • littlesam1's Profile Photo
    Nov 6, 2007 at 4:37 PM

    This is a real fun page. I would love to visit here one day just for the laughs.

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