New Mexico Museum of Art
Museum of Fine Arts
Part of a collection of four very different museums. The Museum of Fine Arts features works by regional artists and sponsors regular...
New Mexico History Museum
Palace of the Governors
This is one of the oldest public buildings in the country. Built in 1610 by Spanish officials, it housed thousands of villagers when the...
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Five and Dime General Store
For a memorable local dish, sidle up to the counter at this sundries shop and order a Frito pie ($4.35). They say this delicacy - a bag...
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Lonely Planet review
This museum features works by regional artists and sponsors regular gallery talks and slide lectures. It was built in 1918, and the architecture is an excellent example of the original Santa Fe–style adobe. With more than 20,000 pieces – including collections of the Taos Society of Artists, Santa Fe Society of Artists and other legendary collectives – it's a who's who of the geniuses who put this dusty town's art scene on a par with those of Paris and New York.