Northwestern New Mexico Sights

McKinley County Courthouse and Courthouse Square

  • 207 W. Hill Ave.
  • Downtown
  • Government Building

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

In summer, Indian dances take place nightly in the artful contemporary surround of the open plaza at the McKinley County Courthouse and Courthouse Square. Come in (after a security check) and tour the marvelous array of paintings and murals (by Lloyd Moylan, Gene Kloss, and other period luminaries) inside the lovely multistory 1938 Pueblo Revival court building—they're all products of the WPA federal arts project, even the courthouse itself.

Sight Information


207 W. Hill Ave., Gallup, New Mexico, 87301, United States


505-722–2228-info on dances; 505-863–1400-courthouse

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Murals and other WPA art weekdays 8–5; dances late May–early Sept., daily at 7–8 pm

Published 10/27/2015


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