Museum in Farmington

Farmington Museum at Gateway Park

Farmington’s one significant visitor attraction, this large modern museum traces the town’s history and growth, with a reconstruction of its first trading post, and also mounts changing art shows. Its new Energy Win…
Archaeological Site in Farmington

Salmon Ruins

The ancient Pueblo preserved here was built in the early 1100s by the Chaco people. Abandoned, resettled by refugees from Mesa Verde and again abandoned before 1300, the site also includes the remains of a homestead…
Mountain in Farmington


By far the coolest sight around these parts, Shiprock looms eerily over the landscape 40 miles west of Farmington. A 1700ft-high volcanic plug and a lofty landmark for Anglo pioneers, it’s also a sacred site to the …