The museum is open June through September.
El Rancho de las Golondrinas, founded in the early 1700's, was a paraje, or overnight stop, on the Camino Real, the royal road from Mexico City to Santa Fe. It has been a living history museum since 1972 with more than 30 buildings on 200 acres.
Costumed "villagers" will tell you about life in Spanish Colonial & Territorial NM, & demonstrates period crafts & lifestyles.
Special events held throughout the summer. See our website, phone or write for a schedule.
Bring in the harvest with villagers as they crush grapes for wine by foot, string chile ristras, make tortillas, bake fresh bread and much more! Our most popular community celebration! Children 12 and...
Events in Albuquerque this week include Balloon Fiesta, the Rio Grande Arts & Crafts Festival, New Mexico Brew Festival and more! Watch our KRQE events segment for all the details.…more