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TALK TO TAOS PUEBLO
3.5 miles northeast of the center of Taos; Drive time: 10 minutes;
Elevation: 7,112 ft; Population: 1,264
Taos Pueblo is the only living Native American community designated both a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and a National Historic Landmark. The multi-storied adobe buildings have been continuously inhabited for over 1,000 years.
Year round dances and festivals that include: Turtle Dance and Deer or Buffalo Dance in January, Taos Pueblo Pow Wow and Corn Dances in July, San Geronimo Day with traditional pole climb in September, and Procession of the Virgin and community bonfires on Christmas Eve.
MUST SEE, MUST DO
The Taos Pueblo Artist Market, guided tours, Pueblo shops, and San Geronimo Chapel.
Pictured above, San Geronimo Church at Taos Pueblo; below the north buildings of Taos Pueblo; the ruins of the original Pueblo church by Janet Burns.Visit the Taos Pueblo website