Rio Rancho is the third largest city in New Mexico. It is one of the fastest growing cities in New Mexico. If you visiting Rio Rancho and like vintage cars, you would love to be at the J&R Vintage Auto Museum, located in Rio Rancho. This is a 15,000 square-foot museum with huge selections of vintage cars and trucks. As a classic automotive enthusiast, you will admire and appreciate every moment you spend in the museum while looking at these collectables up close. The museum exhibits over 60 vintage automobiles including Model T Ford, Packards and Mustangs. Twelve out of these sixty classic autos have been competed in the Great American Race including 1995 winner, a 1917 Marmom. Some of the notable collections are 1912 Buick Model 28, 1926 Ford Model 'T', 1914 Ford Model 'T' Touring, 1915 Dodge Touring, 1933 Plymouth 4 Door and 1934 Ford V8 Cabriolet. Most of the exhibits have been restored to their original condition. They also sell some of these vintage automotives and you can visit the museum website to view the makes and models. If you are lucky then you can be a proud owner of one of these gorgeous vintage cars and trucks. The museum staffs are very friendly and well informed. The museum has a large bookstore and a gift shop that carry automobile books, memorabilia and toys. Over all, it is a very worthwhile place to go if you are visiting Rio Rancho.
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1550 RIO RANCHO DRIVE SE
Located on the North of Albuquerque, Rio Rancho is a suburb and economic hub of Sandoval County. The city is a part of Albuquerque metro area and attracts tourists visiting Albuquerque. The city is also the center for various technology company including Intel Corporation and Hewlett-Packard Company. People who are visiting the city also visit Intel Museum - Computer Chip. The museum offers fun and educational exhibits that include products and history of the company and semiconductor technology, statues, sculptures and 3-D fabrication. The city weather stays very pleasant throughout the year. It has lots of nice restaurants for food lovers. The menu at O'Hare's Grille and Pub is a mix of sandwiches, traditional Mexican dishes and desserts, cooked in South-western way. Pasta House which is a quaint Italian restaurant serves excellent cuisine for a very reasonable price. If you are visiting the city in winter that you should attend Rio Rancho Winterfest where a variety of activities take place around the city including holiday lighting ceremony, parade and fireworks. Rio Rancho is home to the Chamisa Hills Country Club also known as a Rio Rancho Country Club. This 18-hole “Rio Rancho 2” course is one of the top-rated golf courses in the area. Built in 1970, the layout of this private club is impressive. The course could be little challenging for the amateur golfers but none-the-less is fun and exciting. There are several lakes around the course. You will get the best view of the city and the Sandia Mountains from the golf course. This is also a great place for wedding and other special events.