Museum of Contemporary Native Arts - Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
N 35° 41.231 W 105° 56.230
13S E 415201 N 3949657
Quick Description: Museum & Educational center dedicated to Native American contemporary art plus history & culture. Located in the Central Downtown are of Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 7/18/2014 8:43:00 AM
Waymark Code: WMM45N
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Museum of Contemporary Native Arts - An educational center dedicated to Native American contemporary art plus history & culture.

"Located in downtown Santa Fe, the Museum of Contemporary Native Arts is dedicated solely to advancing the discourse, knowledge and understanding of contemporary Native arts. The Museum's exhibitions, publications and educational programs challenge pre-conceived notions of contemporary art. The Museum is home to the largest collection of contemporary Native art in the world and the Museum Store is a premiere shopping destination, offering the finest selection of contemporary Native arts and gifts." Text Source: (visit link)

Open 10am-5pm Mon. - Sat., noon-5pm Sunday. Closed Tuesdays and major holidays.

Adults admission $10
Seniors (62+), Students with valid ID, and Residents of NM: 1/2 price
Native people, members, veterans, children 16 and under, and NM residents visiting on Sunday: Free!


Wikipedia Url: (visit link)

Additional info for Route 66 travellers:
Route 66 was first established in 1926, it passed through Santa Fe, the capital of New Mexico.
Route 66 followed the Old Santa Fe Trail, (Which was abandoned in 1880 due to the coming of the railroad.) from Santa Rosa in the East through the Glorieta pass on to Santa Fe.
The Plaza, and the Governors Palace were the terminus of the Old Santa Fe Trail.
Route 66 then carried on Westward following along the old Spanish El Camino Real Trail, through the La Angostura Pass and on to Albuquerque.
The Post 1937 Route 66, alignment now goes from Santa Rosa, to Albuquerque directly, often using the interstate, saving more than 90 miles of driving.
Theme:
Cultural History - chronicles the history of The Native American.


Street Address:
108 Church Place Santa Fe, NM 87501


Food Court: yes

Gift Shop: yes

Hours of Operation:
Open 10am-5pm Mon. - Sat., noon-5pm Sunday. Closed Tuesdays and major holidays.


Cost: 10.00 (listed in local currency)

Museum Size: Small

Relevant Web Site: [Web Link]

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