Corporate Retreat

Plan Your Corporate Get-Away with the NRA Whittington Center

Full Service Weddings

Weddings, Receptions and Parties at the NRA Whittington Center

Family Reunions

Accommodations for Small to Very Large Groups

Coors Pavilion

Seats Hundreds and Includes a Full Stage

Scroll Left Scroll Right

Book the NRA Whittington Center for Your Event

With over 33,000 acres, executive meeting rooms, conference areas, food service and cafeterias we accommodate large groups with big ideas. We regularly host weddings, family reunions, corporate retreats and even the entire New Mexico Air National Guard! 

Our expansive property gives everyone their own unique space under big skies and majestic mountains. Inspirational views leave a lasting memory with all who witness. We have what it takes to bring your team together to create memories you won't soon forget.

Full Service for Any Event

Defensive Pistol I Class from the Whittington University - Photo 6 Classroom

Event Halls and Meeting Rooms

We have meeting rooms that can accommodate 6 to 500 people. Call us to plan your event.

NRA Whittington Center Competitor Lodging Unit 1 Community Room


With all of our lodging options, we can accommodate single individuals to extremely large gatherings.

Food Services at the NRA Whittington Center


With our full service cafeteria and two mobile concession units we can accommodate all of your dining needs. From on-site cook outs to gourmet catering, we can develop the perfect solution for your group. 

Young woman enjoying other activities at the NRA Whittington Center


Nature Walks, Hikes, Bird Watching, Wild Life Viewing, Hunting, Shooting, Trap, Sporting Clays, Camping, Tour a Ghost Town, Explore the Museum, Enjoy the Library, See Historic Monuments - need we say more?

Group of people on a Corporate Team Building experience at the NRA Whittington Center

Corporate Retreats

Plan a few days or a long week to build camaraderie within your team at the NRA Whittington Center. We can accommodate any size group with lodging, activities, meeting rooms and delicious meals. We are your one stop source. Give us a call with your requirements and let's get started! 800-494-4853



Imagine your special day born under the stars of the great southwestern sky as you start your new life. We can handle all your wedding needs from lodging, event rooms, meals and all the details to make your wedding special. We've helped hundreds of couples begin their lives together in the Land of Enchantment. Give us a call at 800-494-4853


Group of young people standing together on a cliff in the mountains

Family Reunions

We can accommodate everyone in your family - even if they number into the hundreds! No one has to ever leave the NRA Whittington Center for a single thing during their entire stay. There is something for everyone at the NRA Whittington Center. Explore the possibilities with our incredible team of Event Specialists by calling 800-494-4853 


A group of young people working together to setup a tent.

Team Building

Building bonds of trust is the cornerstone of a strong team. Early settlers that used the Santa Fe Trail that traversed our great property knew that feeling well. Be inspired by their story with the same ground and the same sky that built a new nation. Call 800-494-4853 to begin building your teams future today.


Continue Exploring the NRA Whittington Center 

The NRA Whittington Center hosts hundreds of private and public events every year. Take a look at our schedule and plan your visit today.

Shooters can take part in competitive shooting, rifle and pistol silhouette, bullseye disciplines, and even black powder muzzle-loading rifles.

Come stay with us! The general public is welcome to stay at the Whittington Center. There is a broad range of housing to accommodate individuals, couples, and small to large groups.

Need Help Planning Your Visit Blue Icon of a Question Mark

Call 800-494-4853 or email [email protected]

NRA Whittington Center

Located near beautiful Raton, New Mexico, the NRA Whittington Center is home to the nation’s premier hunting, shooting, and outdoor recreation facility. The NRA Whittington Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and relies on the generous contributions of donors who want to preserve our heritage of freedom for the next generation of shooters and hunters.


Get NRA Whittington Center news, events and special offers.