Hours & Directions

Planning your trip to the Whittington Center? Find our hours and directions here.


Hours of Operation for:
The Administrative Offices
The Frank Brownell Museum of the Southwest
The "Bud" & Willa Eyman Research Library
The Gift Shop
Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Ranges Everyday: from dawn to dusk (except for Christmas)
The Shotgun Center Everyday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

 Please call ahead for availability, especially during the summer and holidays.

 

DIRECTIONS

Easily accessible from I-25, the Whittington Center is located 10 miles south of Raton, New Mexico on Highway 64.

 

BY AIR

Many of our visitors traveling from longer distances fly into the Colorado Springs Municipal Airport. The drive from the airport to Whittington is a little over 2 hours. Those flying by private aircraft can fly into Raton Municipal Airport.

 

DRIVING FROM COLORADO SPRINGS AIRPORT

  • Follow Milton E Proby Pkwy Airport Exit to Milton E Proby Pkwy.
  • Follow 1-25 S to US-64 W in Colfax County.
  • Take Exit 446 from I-25 S.
  • Follow US-64 W to Rd1 / Main Rd.

DRIVING FROM SANTA FE, NM

  • Get on I-25 N / US 285 S from Old Santa Fe Trail and Old Pecos Trail
  • Follow I-25 N to US-64 E in Colfax County.
  • Take Exit 446
  • Follow US-64 W to Rd 1 / Main Rd.