There are plenty of activities on offer for tourists visiting Santa Fe, the capital of New Mexico City. Some of the major attractions of this wonderful town that is located in the Sangre de Cristo foothills are given below.
New Mexico History Museum
This is a very popular exhibition center that is located close to the Palace of the Governors. Take a tour of this place to know more about the New Mexico City history and the culture. This 1610 constructed exhibition center has been the state museum since 1909. It is now a permanent and a contemporary exhibition center that brings to life all the aspects of the New Mexico history.
Museum of International Folk Art
As the name suggests, this is a museum where you get to see details of folk art from over 100 countries. You get to know details about the various types of folk art and also unearth a lot of new surprises and treasures as you explore this place. It is a must visit for all folk art lovers.
Old Fort Marcy Park
Anyone who loves to enjoy a good evening walk from the city can visit this park. Once you walk from the city and reach the top of the monument, you will get to see the beauty of Santa Fe. This place has remnants of the old fort and the plaques and is a very good spot to visit for picnic lovers, and hikers. This place was built by the U.S. Army in 1846 to protect the Americans.
Santa Fe Opera House
This is the most popular location where the open air music festivals take place in Santa Fe. It has got fabulous seating and one can enjoy a terrific evening here.
Anyone who loves fun, thrill, adventure, and suspense will enjoy walking around the Meow Wolf exhibition center. This is a 20,000 square foot exhibition center that offers plenty of adventure and suspense. Visitors can walk, climb, crawl and choose any of the paths on offer to explore this place.