SPECIFIC COUNTIES AND PLACES
Abiquiu – Ghost Ranch Living Museum, Hcr77 Box 15, Abiquiu 87510
Acoma Pueblo Historical Society
P.O. Box 309 Acoma Pueblo, NM 87034
Ages – Alamogordo Genealogy Society
P.O. Box 734, Alamogordo NM 88310
Albuquerque Archaeological Society
The Society advocates preserving archaeological and other cultural resources, informing members and the public about archaeological and ethnological subjects through our meetings, presentations, newsletter, other electronic media, field trips, volunteer efforts, field surveys, and studies.
Albuquerque Bernalillo County Library – Genealogy Center
501 Copper Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102, 505-768-5131
Lisa Kindrick, Genealogy Librarian – Lindsey Miller-Escarfuller, area Manager.
Albuquerque Genealogical Society
The Albuquerque Genealogical Society is a non-profit organization, founded in 1972, with three main goals: to promote genealogy, to provide educational aid to researchers, and to support the genealogical collection and services of the Genealogy Center in the Albuquerque Main Library. The Society offers frequent workshops and classes to beginning genealogical researchers. The Genealogy Center in the Albuquerque Main Library at 501 Copper, NW is the meeting place for most of the AGS sponsored computer user groups and several research groups. All are free and open to the public.
Albuquerque – Historic Albuquerque
This is a historic preservation organization focusing on Albuquerque .
Albuquerque Historical Society
The Albuquerque Historical Society (AHS) is a non-profit, membership organization of residents interested in promoting and preserving all matters relating to the history of Albuquerque, New Mexico and the surrounding communities.
Albuquerque – New Mexico Veterans’ Memorial and Museum
The New Mexico Veterans’ Memorial is a non-profit organization staffed by volunteers who oversee the day-to-day operations of the visitor center, 25-acre memorial park, museum, library and meeting facilities.
Artesia Historical Society
505 West Richardson Ave. Artesia, NM 88210
Bernalillo County – Friends of Coronado State Monument
Carlsbad Historical Society
418 W. Fox St. Carlsbad, NM 88220
Catron County Historical Society
Cerrillos Historical Society
We in Cerrillos realized we were losing our town history. With a few facts and many stories several residents formed a Historical Society. Our goal was to plaque the buildings with their histories. We went to the State Archives and area libraries looking for history on the owners of each building. The wording for the plaques was approved by current owners of the buildings and 19 plaques have been installed throughout the village.Families are encouraged to share their Cerrillos stories and pictures to help preserve those memories for the future.Contact Todd & Patricia Brown at the Cerrillos Turquoise Mining Museum on Waldo Street. firstname.lastname@example.org
Cleveland Historical Society, P.O. Box 287, Cleveland 87715
Corrales Historical Society
CHS is a nonprofit corporation which is dedicated to promoting the greater appreciation for and better understanding of the history and traditions of the centuries-old agricultural village of Corrales, New Mexico and its residents of yesterday and today.
Curry County Genealogical Society
The goals of the Curry County Genealogical Society are to prtepare, publish and to preserve records of genealogical value. Meetings are held at 7pm in the Genealogy Room at the Clovis-Carver Public Library, 7th and Main Streets, Clovis, NM the first Monday of January through May and September through November with the September meeting on the 2nd Monday evening. No meetings are held in June, July, August, or December. Any interested person is invited.
Daughters of the American Revolution – New Mexico
The organization was founded in 1890 with the mission of promoting historic preservation, education and patriotism. There are chapters in many locations, see http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nmsodar/nmso/chapters/index.htm
Deming Historical Society
301 South Silver, Deming 88030
Doña Ana County Historical Society
500 N Water Street
Las Cruces, NM 88001
East Mountain Historical Society
East of Albuquerque.
The East Mountain Historical Society (EMHS) is a group dedicated to preserving and documenting history in the Sandia, Manzano, and Manzanita Mountain towns and villages east of Albuquerque, New Mexico, including portions of Route 66 and the historic Turquoise Trail.
Farmington Pioneer History
302 N. Orchard, Farmington 87401-6227
Folsom Historical Society
Main Street, Folsom 88419
Folsom Historical Society
Folsom, NM 88419
(505) 278-3616 (museum)
Heron & Vado Lakes – Friends of Heron and El Vado Lake State Parks
Gadsden Historical Society
P.O. Box 147
Mesilla, NM 88046
(505) 526-6293 (museum)
Gallup Historical Society
300 W. Historic Rte. 66
Gallup, NM 87301
Gallup-Red Rock Historical Society
P.O. Box 328, Gallup, NM 87311
Hillsboro Historical Society
P. O. Box 461
Hillsboro, NM 88042
Hobbs Historical Society
1404 West Monroe Avenue
Hobbs, NM 88240
Las Cruces – Branigan Cultural Center
P.O. Box 2000, 501 North Main Street, Las Cruces NM 88004
Las Vegas – Citizens Committee for Historic Preservation
Las Vegas City Historical Society
729 Grand Ave., Las Vegas 87701
Lea County Historical Society
P.O. Box 1195
Lovington, NM 88260
(505) 396-4805 (museum)
Lincoln County Heritage Trust
P.O. Box 36, Lincoln 88338
Lincoln County Historical Society
Helps preserve, enhance and interpret regional history, as well as to foster a love and respect for the fragile past.
Los Alamos Historical Society
The Los Alamos Historical Society preserves, promotes, and communicates the remarkable history and inspiring stories of Los Alamos and its people for our community, for the global audience, and for future generations. We do this through the Los Alamos Historical Museum, the Los Alamos Historical Society Archives and Collection, publications through Bathtub Row Press, ownership and interpretation of historic buildings, educational programs such as our lecture series, and more.
Los Lunas Museum of Heritage and Arts
The Los Lunas Museum of Heritage & Arts connects the present generation to the history of Los Lunas, surrounding communities and the State of New Mexico, inspiring a deeper appreciation and understanding of the area’s rich heritage.
Luna County Historical Society
Deming – The society, organized in 1955, helps to set policy and supports the Museum. Membership is $5.00 per year and is open to everyone.301 South Silver
Deming, NM 88030 – (505) 546-2382 (museum)
Mesilla – Gadsen Historical Society, P.O. Box 147, Mesilla 88046
Moriarty Historical Society
The Moriarty Historical Society provides a central repository of objects and information that demonstrates the historic role played by Moriarty and the surrounding area in the occupation of this portion of the Estancia Valley, New Mexico.
P.O. Box 1366, Moriarty, NM 87035, (505) 832-4764
Raton Historical Society
216 S. First Street, Raton 87740
Rio Arriba County Historical Society
P.O. Box 158
Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575
Rio Grande Filipino American National Society, P.O. Box 953, Isleta 87022
Roswell Historical Society – Historical Society for Southeast New Mexico
Mission of the Society: To assemble, preserve and interpret the history of Southeast New Mexico and to promote a great interest, understanding and appreciation of the area’s past.
100 West 11th Street, Roswell, NM 88201
Roswell – Historical Society of Southeast New Mexico
Manages an eclectic museum. The museum is temporarily closed due to renovations.
Sacramento Mountains Historical Society
P.O. Box 435, Cloudcroft, NM 88317
Sandoval County Historical Society
The Sandoval County Historical Society (SCHS) was established in 1977 and is a non-profit corporation with members from all over the country. Its mission is to identify, preserve, and bring before the public the history of Sandoval County. We maintain extensive photo and print archives and a library.
San Ildefonso Historical Society
Route 5, Box 315-A, Santa Fe, NM 87501
Santa Fe County Historical Society
No active link as of February 2015
P.O. Box 1985, Santa Fe, NM 87504
Santa Fe – Guadalupe Historic Foundation, 100 S Guadalupe St, Santa Fe 87501-5503
Santa Fe – Historic Santa Fe Foundation
Silver City Museum Society
The Silver City Museum creates opportunities for residents and visitors to explore, understand, and celebrate the rich and diverse cultural heritage of southwestern New Mexico by collecting, preserving, researching and interpreting the region’s unique history.
Santa Fe – Old Santa Fe Association
The mission of the Old Santa Fe Association is to promote the prosperity and welfare of the City and County of Santa Fe and their inhabitants, to preserve and maintain the ancient landmarks, historical structures and traditions of Old Santa Fe and to guide their growth and development in such a way as to promote that unique charm and distinction: born of age, culture, tradition and environment, which are the priceless assets and heritage of Santa Fe.
Socorro County Historical Society
The Socorro County Historical Society meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month.
For more information, contact: Barbara DuBois at 835-3437
Check also this link: http://socorro-history.org/home_002.htm
Taos County Historical Society
No active link as of February 2015
P.O. Box 2447, Taos, NM 87571
Taos – Kit Carson Historic Society, P.O. Drawer Ccc, Taos 87571
Tijeras – East Mountain Historical Society
(the historic mountain villages east of Albuquerque)
P.O. Box 106, Tijeras, NM 87059
Truth Or Consequences – Geronimo Springs Museum
211 Main St., Truth Or Consequences 87901
Tucumcari Historical Museum
The Tucumcari Historical Museum is a museum for regular folks, just like you and me. This museum is like one giant attic of old stuff.
Tucumcari Historical Research Institute
416 S. Adams, Tucumcari 88401
Tularosa Basin Historical Society, P.O. Box 518, Alamogordo 88310
Valencia County Historical Society
The Society’s activities are focused on identifying and preserving the rich history of Valencia County and sharing this history with all segments of the community.
104 North First Street, Belen, NM 87002