North Central New Mexico

Lensic Performing Arts Center - A world-class, state-of-the-art performance venue in the heart of Santa Fe, fully restored to its original glory and redesigned to house the best of theater, music, dance, poetry and film.

The Santa Fe Playhouse - Offers never-produced playwrights the chance to see their work on stage and first-time performers the opportunity to be on stage with seasoned actors

Santa Fe Opera - Universally recognized for the quality of its productions, the variety of its repertory and for the many artists, now internationally known, who have performed on its stage. Performers and opera lovers alike have been drawn to the Opera's magnificent mountain setting as well as the special ambiance that is Santa Fe.

El Rancho de las Golondrinas - A living history museum located on 200 acres in a rural farming valley just south of Santa Fe. The museum, dedicated to the heritage and culture of Spanish Colonial New Mexico, opened in 1972. Original colonial buildings on the site date from the early 18th century.

Museum of International Folk Art - Set in the foothills of northern New Mexico's spectacular Sangre de Cristo Mountains, the Museum of International Folk Art (MOIFA) attracts students, scholars, and museum visitors alike, not only from the United States but from many countries abroad. Children and 'grown-ups' alike share the wonders of discovery in the Museum of International Folk Art.

E.L. Blumenschein Home and Museum - The home is filled with a superb collection of the Blumenschein family's art, a representative sampling of works by other famous Taos artists, fine European and Spanish Colonial style antiques, and the family's lifetime of personal possessions. The home beautifully illustrates the lifestyle of Taos artists in the first half of the twentieth century.

Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian - Hosts changing exhibitions of contemporary and historic Native American art with an emphasis on the Southwest. Recent main gallery exhibitions have included contemporary basketry, a recreation of the studio of sculptor Allan Houser, paintings by Harry Fonseca, the art of Pablita Velarde, and contemporary Navajo pictorial weaving.

Bradbury Science Museum - Maintains an archival collection of over 500 artifacts dating from the Manhattan Project and representing most of the major scientific efforts made by Los Alamos National Laboratory.

Georgia O'Keeffe Museum - As of December 2009, the collection includes almost 3,000 works. Foremost among those items are over 1,000 works by O'Keeffe herself, comprising the largest repository of her work available to the public in a single institution.

Black Mesa Golf Club - Dramatic vistas of the sprawling valley climbing to distant mountains serve as an inspiring backdrop at Black Mesa Golf Club. Every hole shaped by the surrounding landscape like an artist forming a delicate piece of pottery.

Santa Fe Children's Museum - A place for families to learn and play together. The interactive exhibits, beauty of the outdoor garden, diversity of programs, and professional staff make for a special museum visit.

Palace of the Governors - Originally constructed in the early 17th century as Spain's seat of government for what is today the American Southwest, the Palace of the Governors chronicles the history of Santa Fe, as well as New Mexico and the region.

The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture - A premier repository of Native art and material culture and tells the stories of the people of the Southwest from pre-history through contemporary art. The museum serves a diverse, multicultural audience through changing exhibitions, public lectures, field trips, artist residencies, and other educational programs.

Museum of New Mexico - Older than the state of New Mexico itself, the Museum of New Mexico houses the country's most intriguing collection of art, history and culture in four museums and five monuments statewide. Come discover the true heart and soul of the Southwest.

Madrid Old Coal Town Museum - Take a step back into time when you visit the museum and see an antique steam locomotive, antique cars and trucks, old mining equipment, carpentry equipment, medical equipment, movie projectors, and lots of parts, tools, etc.

Millicent Rogers Museum - The Museum was opened in 1956 to preserve and display the unique collections of Southwestern art assembled by Millicent Rogers. Since then, the Museum's collections have grown through donations and purchases.

Los Alamos Historical Museum - Dedicated to preserving, protecting and interpreting the history of Los Alamos. The museum exhibits artifacts of early Pajarito Plateau dwellers as well as memorabilia from the Los Alamos Ranch School and displays from the Los Alamos National Laboratory's wartime era.

Poeh Cultural Center and Museum - The Center emphasizes arts and cultures of all Pueblo People with focus on the Tewa-speaking Pueblos of Nambe, Pojoaque, San Ildefonso, San Juan, Santa Clara and Tesuque; and the Tiwa-speaking Pueblos of Picuris and Taos.

Museum of Spanish Colonial Art - With 3,000 objects, the collections are the most comprehensive compilation of Spanish Colonial art of their kind. Dating from the Middle Ages to the New Millennium, the collections span centuries in art, place and time.

Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad - This is America's most authentic steam railroad, just as it was for a century, from the coal tipple to the conductor's smile. Twisting and turning through the beautiful San Juan Mountains on tracks that tamed the West, you'll cross the Colorado - New Mexico border eleven times.

Taos Art Museum at Fechin House - Housed in the studio and home that artist Nicolai Fechin built for his family between 1927 and 1933. Fechin, born in Kazan, Russia in 1881, carved and molded the adobe building into a fascinating, harmonic marriage of Russian, Native American, and Spanish symbolism.