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Rex Museum
300 W Hwy 66 Gallup, NM 87301
NorthWest
505-863-1363

Explore Gallup’s rich and colorful heritage at the Rex Museum. Get a sense of Gallup’s rich and colorful heritage at the Rex Museum. Once a brothel and later a grocery, the museum building houses exhibits detailing a wide swath of local history, exploring the culture of the area’s earliest inhabitants, mining and railroad activities through to present-day Gallup. Researchers will find a number of important historical resources including an inventory of the graves at Hillcrest Cemetery, photographs, newspapers, artifacts, and books about Gallup’s past. 

 We are open from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. 

Facility Info
  • Exhibits Space
  • Description The City of Gallup is proud to host two unique event facilities. Red Rock Park, which boasts a large banquet room and three smaller rooms, as well as the historic El Morro Theatre and Events Center. The Theatre seats 430 and the events center can seat up to 120. Red Rock Park also features a unique outdoor arena that seats 5,000 with a beautiful view of the red rocks, an outdoor amphitheatre that seats 200.
  • Floorplan File Floorplan File
  • Largest Room 500
  • Space Notes We can provide an additional floor plan of the El Morro Theatre upon contact.
  • Theatre Capacity 430
  • Banquet Capacity 500
  • Number of Rooms 6
  • Large floor Plan PDF Large floor Plan PDF
  • Classroom Capacity 120