Day Trips from Santa Fe

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  • 1. Bandelier National Monument

    Park (National/State/Provincial)

    Along a paved, self-guided trail, steep wooden ladders and narrow doorways lead to a series of cave dwellings and cell-like rooms. There is...Read More

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  • 2. Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad

    Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

    In the lush and densely wooded town of Chama, nestled at the base of 10,000-foot Cumbre Pass, the railroad has played a vital role since the...Read More

  • 3. El Santuario de Chimayó

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    This small, frontier, adobe church has a fantastically carved and painted reredos (altar screen) and is built on the site where, believers say...Read More

  • 4. Georgia O'Keeffe Home & Studio


    In 1945 Georgia O'Keeffe bought a large, dilapidated late-18th-century Spanish-colonial adobe compound just off the plaza. Upon the 1946 death...Read More

  • 5. Ghost Ranch Education & Retreat Center

    Educational Institution

    Open to the public year-round, this sprawling, stunningly situated ranch is busiest in summer, when the majority of workshops take place, and...Read More

  • 6. Bradbury Science Museum


    Los Alamos National Laboratory's public showcase, the Bradbury provides a balanced and provocative examination of such topics as atomic weapons...Read More

  • 7. El Rancho de las Golondrinas

    South Side | Museum Village

    Sometimes dubbed the "Colonial Williamsburg of the Southwest," El Rancho de las Golondrinas ("Ranch of the Swallows") is a reconstruction of...Read More

  • 8. Los Alamos History Museum


    A small campus behind the Fuller Lodge links succinct, informative indoor and outdoor exhibits tracing the history of human activity on the...Read More

  • 9. Old Coal Town Museum


    Part of the historic complex that houses the beloved Mine Shaft Tavern, this fascinating trove of local history recounts Madrid's legacy as...Read More

  • 10. Pecos National Historic Park

    Park (National/State/Provincial)

    The centerpiece of this national park is the ruins of Pecos, once a major pueblo village with more than 1,100 rooms. About 2,500 people are...Read More

  • 11. Poeh Cultural Center and Museum

    North Side | Native American Site

    Situated just off U.S. 285/84 at Pojoaque Pueblo, this impressive complex of traditional adobe buildings, including the three-story Sun Tower...Read More

  • 12. Santo Niño de Atocha

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    A smaller chapel 200 yards from El Santuario was built in 1857 and dedicated to Santo Niño de Atocha. As at the more famous Santuario, the dirt...Read More

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