The Lea County Museum

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Plan Your Visit!


Admission is FREE to all exhibits and most programs!


Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Friday: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday: Closed

Arrangements can be made for other times (except Sunday) by calling 575-396-4805. Closed on New Year's Day, 4th of July, Memorial Day, MLK Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Day After, Christmas Day.


The Lea County Museum is located at 103 South Love Street, Lovington, New Mexico 88260.

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Street parking is available on Love Street and Central Avenue and the public parking lot at the northeast corner of Love and Central.


Handicap access is available to the main level of the Commercial Hotel (main museum complex) as well as to the Lea County Athletic Hall of Fame, the Town Hall, and the Max Chase Building which houses the Nolan Brunson Oil & Gas Exhibit, the Lovington Art Gallery and the Lea County Military and Veterans Exhibit.

Groups and Tours

Arrangements for guided tours can be made by calling the museum at 575-396-4805.


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