What's holding you back? New Mexico Tech Mineral Museum was meant to be experienced.
To see it, travel about 120 miles (193 kilometers) from the state capital, Santa Fe, until you reach Socorro.
Even though there's a reasonable selection of 10 hotels within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of New Mexico Tech Mineral Museum, it's always wise to book as soon as you can to ensure that you get the best deal you can. The Holiday Inn Express Socorro and the Best Western Socorro Hotel & Suites are a couple of great choices here, found 0.9 miles (1.4 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.
You can put some cash aside for your adventures if you decide to stay at one of the inexpensive hotels nearby. Two excellent establishments are the Econo Lodge Socorro and the Super 8 Socorro, just 0.9 miles (1.4 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.
A hot coffee and a mouth-watering baked treat at Fire And Ice Coffee Shop (Socorro) is the perfect pick-me-up after a full morning. A good local restaurant, Theresa Rivera (716 Sunset Drive, Socorro) dishes up some heartier fare that's guaranteed to please even the most ferocious hunger.