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Welcome to Cerrillos, New Mexico (Best village in New Mexico)

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Accessible from State Highway 14, (commonly called The Turquoise Trail), Cerrillos is on the scenic road from Santa Fe to Albuquerque, closer to Santa Fe.  It is home to Mary's Bar,  Casa Grande Trading Post, Cerrillos Turquoise Mining Museum & Petting Zoo, William Skrips studio, a Children's Park, Post Office and Health Center, Broken Saddle and Cerrillos Hills State Park, with 5 miles of hiking trails. The Cerrillos Turquoise Mining Museum contains artifacts from the American Old West and the Cerrillos Mining District. It has cardboard cutouts of characters from the film Young Guns and information on other movies which were filmed in and around Cerrillos. Santa Fe Botanical Garden offers docent led tours in the Ortiz Mountains Educational Preserve south of town.

Recent Announcements

  • Website for the Catholic Parishes of Cerrillos, Galisteo & Golden For local information a website for the Catholic Parishes of Cerrillos, Galisteo and Golden is   http://tribestparishes.org/
    Posted Mar 17, 2014, 4:37 PM by Stephen Elkins
  • 2013/2014 - La Bajada Mesa & Escarpment - Threatened Again! One of New Mexico's "Most Endangered Places.  Another effort by Buena Vista to strip the Mesa's basalt -  this time through acquisition of water rights for mining,"for sand ...
    Posted Mar 26, 2014, 6:55 PM by Stephen Elkins
  • Village Yardsale Saturday August 23th & Sunday August 24th, 2014. 9:00AM —4:00PM. Village wide community event. Yard sale tables throughout the village full of unique items, treasurer's, crafts, kids toys ...
    Posted Sep 22, 2013, 6:42 PM by Stephen Elkins
  • Fiesta de Cerrillos Saturday, September 20, 2014 Activities for all ages. Food & Beverages, Patriotic Moments, Live Music, Children's Activities, Arts & Crafts Booths, Classic and Vintage Car Show, Turquoise Trail Volunteer Fire Department ...
    Posted Sep 22, 2013, 6:43 PM by Stephen Elkins
  • Las Candelas de Los Cerrillos Board Meeting The next LCDLC board meeting will be Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 3-5 pm.  More info: Todd Brown (505) 438-3008
    Posted Oct 26, 2013, 8:45 PM by Stephen Elkins
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