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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, Mining Museum & Petting ZooWilliam Skrips studio, a children's park, Post Office and Health Center. Visit Broken Saddle stables and Cerrillos Hills State Park with 5 miles of hiking, biking and riding trails.
     The Mining Museum contains artifacts from the American Old West and Cerrillos Mining District with examples of rare Cerrillos turquoise on display and for sale. There are cardboard cutouts of characters from the film Young Guns and information on other movies which were filmed in and around Cerrillos. Volunteers with Santa Fe Botanical Garden offer docent led tours in the Ortiz Mountains Educational Preserve south of town (by RSVP).

Recent Announcements

  • Catholic Parishes of Cerrillos, Galisteo & Golden For local information on the Catholic Parishes of Cerrillos, Galisteo and Golden.   http://tribestparishes.org/
    Posted Jun 11, 2014, 10:40 AM by Patricia Brown
  • 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 Jun 11, 2014, 10:44 AM by Patricia Brown
  • Las Candelas de Los Cerrillos Board Meeting The next LCDLC board meeting & elections will be Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 3-5 pm at the park headquarters.  More info: Todd Brown (505) 438-3008
    Posted Jun 11, 2014, 10:39 AM by Patricia Brown
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