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Taos Pueblo
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr
N 36° 26.323 W 105° 32.729
13S E 451109 N 4032747
Quick Description: A World Heritage Site and a National Historic Landmark
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 8/28/2007 9:35:04 AM
Waymark Code: WM239T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 28

Long Description:
Taos Pueblo is the only living Native American community designated both a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and a National Historic Landmark. It is the ancient pueblo of a Northern Tiwa speaking Native American tribe of Pueblo people. As of 2006, about 150 people live in it full-time.

The multi-storied adobe buildings have been continuously inhabited for over 1000 years. In the Pueblo, electricity, running water, and indoor plumbing are prohibited.
Street address:
3 mi. N of Taos
Taos, NM United States


County / Borough / Parish: Taos

Year listed: 1966

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event - Military, Native American, Politics/Government

Periods of significance: 1500-1599, 1600-1649, 1650-1699, 1700-1749, 1750-1799, 1800-1824, 1825-1849

Historic function: Domestic - Village Site

Current function: Domestic - Village Site

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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