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The Villa Philmonte was built in 1927 and used as a private summer home until 1941, and is now a museum. Guided tours are available by appointment throughout the year. Also located at Philmonte are is the Philmonte Museum, Seton Memorial Library, and The Kit Carson Museum at Rayado, which is a certified site on the historic Santa Fe Trail. Open year-round, the Seton Library houses seasonal exhibits and collections of Ernest Thompson Seton, famed naturalist and a founder of the Boy Scouts of America.

Location: Cimarron Chamber of Commerce, PO Box 604, Cimarron New Mexico 87714 Telephone 505-376-2417 Toll Free: 800-700-4298

Other History nearby:
(Raton) Clifton House
(Angel Fire) DAV Vietnam Veterans National Memorial
(Springer) Dorsey Mansion
(Taos) Governor Bent House and Museum
(Taos) Kit Carson Home and Museum
(Taos) Martinez Hacienda

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