Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument, New Mexico Recreation Area Info & Images

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Reach the Mountainair Headquarters by taking I-25 south from Albuquerque to Belen, then NM 47 diagonally to US 60, then east 21 miles to Mountainair. To travel the historic highway route (Turquoise Highway) from the north, take I-40 east from Albuquerque to NM 337, drive south 47 miles (76K) to junction with NM State Highway 55. Proceed right (west) on Hwy 55 about 16 miles (26 K). Turn right on Highway 60 and proceed one block to HQ. Information on the ruins & surrounding area is available here.


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Tucked away in the middle of New Mexico you™ll find Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument. Its three distinct sites offer a glimpse into a unique time in history”a time entrenched with cultural borrowing, conflict and struggles. These sites continue to stand as reminders of the Spanish and Pueblo peoples™ early encounters and prompt exploration of today™s interactions among different people.