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Ruidoso, New Mexico: Pat Garrett's Badge and Other Wonders

The ever-rotating collection of owner Arnold Duke. On display when you visit may be Liberace's jewel-encrusted hammer, Jackie O's cigarette case, and the sheriff badge of Billy the Kid's killer - but you never know for sure. Formerly on display at Fox Cave.

Ruidoso Trading Post

Address:
2553 Sudderth Drive, Ruidoso, NM
Directions:
Ruidoso Trading Post. Downtown, on the southeast corner of Sudderth Drive and Center St.
Hours:
Daily 9:30-5 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
575-630-2323
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Pat Garrett's Badge and Other Wonders

Cool, eclectic shop. Take your time, as there is a lot to see. It's overwhelming at first, but so worth it. The owner has great stories about the historic items.

[Deb Fjelsted, 05/30/2024]

This is Arnold Duke's collection that used to be on display at Fox Cave, before it was turned into a marijuana dispensary.


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