PO Drawer CCC, 708 Hacienda Rd., Taos New Mexico 87571
Martinez Hacienda is thought to be the only restored hacienda open to the public. It was built in 1804 by Padre Antonio Severino Martinez, a merchant and alcalde -mayor- of Taos. The fortress like house has 21 rooms built around two large placitas, or patios. Furnished in period, it contains exhibits of spanish colonial life and culture. Living-history demonstrations are presented. A combination ticket is available with Ernest L. Blumenschein Home and Kit Carson Home and Museum.
Other History nearby:
(Angel Fire) DAV Vietnam Veterans National Memorial
(Abiquiu) Florence Hawley Ellis/Ruth Hall Museums
(Abiquiu) Ghost Ranch Living Museum
(Taos) Governor Bent House and Museum
(Taos) Kit Carson Home and Museum
(Taos) Martinez Hacienda
08/07 Coming to The Taos area
Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival Santa Fe NM July14-August19 Sensational music, top-notch performers and Santa Fe’s alluring location combine to make this an event you won't want to miss.