The most famous UFO event happened may have happened in 1947 but the mystery lives on in Roswell. Whether you’re a skeptic, conspiracist, or anything in between this itinerary is for you.
The Roswell Visitor Center and Store
The Roswell Visitor Center is the best place for city information and shopping the iconic Roswell brand. Stop by for friendly faces, trip advice and treats for your pets. Before leaving make sure to take a FREE souvenir photo with the Visitors Center aliens.
426 N. Main St.
Monday – Thursday, Saturday 9am – 5pm
Friday 9am – 6pm
Sunday 11am – 4pm
The International UFO Museum and Research Center
Begin your journey at the International UFO Museum and Research Center and deep dive into the greatest mystery of our city. Spend hours going through a compilation of information from the 1947 UFO crash and the alleged cover-up that followed.
After browsing through the museum head to the Research Center and immerse yourself in decades’ worth of archives on UFOs and aliens.
114 N. Main St.
Open Daily 9am – 5pm
Spaceport Roswell is a virtual experience that takes you through space and time. Experience Roswell in 1947, Apollo 11 and many more intergalactic adventures! Service here is unmatched by the attendants at every flight. When you’ve completed the mission here head across the street to our next destination.
121 E. 2nd St.
Monday – Thursday 9am – 6pm
Friday – Saturday 9am – 7pm
Sunday 10am – 6pm
Roswell UFO Spacewalk and Gallery
The Roswell UFO Spacewalk and Gallery is a blacklight art adventure you’ll never forget. Once you’ve completed the spacewalk, check out original, retro sci-fi art by Bryan Ward, creator of the Spacewalk plus unique vintage style toys and souvenirs. An out-of-this-world family-friendly experience that will transport you to another planet!
116 E. 2nd St.
Open Daily 10am – 6pm
Robert H. Goddard Planetarium
The Robert H. Goddard Planetarium is home to a state-of-the-art, full-dome digital theater system with Digistar 6 programming. This immersive experience brings the captivating story of our cosmic origins to life like never before. Each show includes a full-dome film accompanied by a star presentation.
1011 N. Richardson Ave.
Tuesday – Saturday
Shows at 1pm, 3pm, and 6pm
Bonus 7pm show on Fridays
Area 52 Tactical Laser Tag
Unlike any laser tag you have played before! Area 52 Tactical Laser Tag features state-of-the-art laser tag facilities and cutting-edge game play. Clocking in at 15,000 sq. ft., the indoor and outdoor arena is comprised of an outdoor combat zone as well as 3 buildings to attack and defend.
1008 W. Tilden St.
Wednesday – Saturday 5 – 10pm
Sunday 5 – 9pm
Souvenirs or it didn’t happen! Roswell’s famous gift shops and boutiques are locally owned which means they curate and even produce some of their own merchandise in-house. You’re sure to find completely different treasures from one merchant to the next.
While you’re in Roswell, don’t miss the famous UFO McDonald’s, hit up Dunkin’/Baskin-Robbins for some sweet treats (and its giant alien statue), enjoy a coffee break at Stellar Coffee, refuel at Roswell Apizza Center for authentic New Haven style pies in the heart of downtown, and sip a brew at Black Cock Brewery.