Introduction to Clovis, New Mexico
The community was originally known as Riley’s Switch. The Clovis group was an early group of Native Americans who resided in the eastern region of New Mexico. The town was officially incorporated in 1909.
Clovis and nearby Attractions
- Miles Mineral Museum
- Oasis State Park
- Roosevelt County Museum
- Clovis Depot Model Train Museum
- Hotel Clovis Historic Site
- Natural History Museum
Things To Do In Clovis
The North Plains Mall offers facilities for shopping. The town celebrates the Curry County Fair every August.
Flights are available from Clovis Municipal Airport.
Clovis Higher Education
Clovis Community College is the local institution offering higher education. Other nearby institutions include South Plains College, Amarillo College, Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus and Texas Tech University.