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El Rancho de las Golondrinas

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  • 334 Los Pinos Rd.
    Santa Fe, NM 87507
  • Type: Museums & Cultural Centers
  • Phone: (505) 471-2261
  • Alt: (505) 471-2261
  • Fax: (505) 471-5623
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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.

Amenities
  • Admission: Yes
  • Credit Cards: Accepted
  • Days Open: June-Sept: Wed-Sun
  • Handicap Accessible: Limited
  • Hours of Operation: 10 - 4
  • Motorcoach/RV Parking: Yes

  • May 14, 2016 - May 15, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: El Rancho de las Golondrinas
  • 334 Los Pinos Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87507
  • Phone: 505-471-2261
  • Admission: $8 for adults, $6 for seniors (62+) & teens, free for children 12 and under

Join us for the newest special event at El Rancho de las Golondrinas! Hands on activities and fun demonstrations for everyone in the family. Children 12 and under are free!

  • October 1, 2016 - October 2, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: El Rancho de las Golondrinas
  • 334 Los Pinos Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87507
  • Phone: 505-471-2261
  • Admission: $8 for adults, $6 for seniors (62+) & teens, free for children 12 and under

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...

  • June 18, 2016 - June 19, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: El Rancho de las Golondrinas
  • 334 Los Pinos Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87507
  • Phone: 505-471-2261
  • Admission: $8 for adults, $6 for seniors (62+) & teens, free for children 12 and under

Herb garden tours, lavender & herb product vendors, lectures, hands-on activities and live music.

  • April 30, 2016 - May 1, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: El Rancho de las Golondrinas
  • 334 Los Pinos Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87507
  • Phone: 505-471-2261
  • Admission: $8 for adults, $6 for seniors (62+) & teens, free for children 12 and under

Re-enactments of Civil War battles fought 150 years ago in New Mexico, Union and Confederate camps, Territorial music, civilian life demonstrations and more.

  • September 17, 2016 - September 18, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: El Rancho de las Golondrinas
  • 334 Los Pinos Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87507
  • Phone: 505-471-2261
  • Admission: $10 for adults, $8 for Seniors (62+) & teens, free for children 12 and under

Clan Tynker and medieval combat, jugglers, live entertainment and dancers... also vendors, kids' games and delicious food, drinks & mead! Come dressed in your finest Renaissance attire! Children 1...

  • July 2, 2016 - July 3, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: El Rancho de las Golondrinas
  • 334 Los Pinos Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87507
  • Phone: 505-471-2261
  • Admission: 21+ $13 (includes wine glass), Ages 13-20 $5, Ages 12 and under are free

Sample and buy delicious New Mexico wines directly from the vintners. Plus food, live music and arts & crafts.

  • June 4, 2016 - June 5, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: El Rancho de las Golondrinas
  • 334 Los Pinos Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87507
  • Phone: 505-471-2261
  • Admission: $8 for adults, $6 for seniors (62+) & teens, free for children 12 and under

Living history demonstrations throughout the ranch, plus games and hands-on activities for kids! Also, a fiber arts market and demonstrations on sheep shearing, wool washing, dyeing, spinning and weav...

  • August 6, 2016 - August 7, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: El Rancho de las Golondrinas
  • 334 Los Pinos Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87507
  • Phone: 505-471-2261
  • Admission: $8 for adults, $6 for seniors (62+) & teens, free for children 12 and under

Meet the lawmen, desperadoes and mountain men who put the "wild" in "wild west!" Learn about life and how people survived on the dangerous frontier. In the mid nineteenth century t...

  • July 16, 2016
  • Location: El Rancho de las Golondrinas
  • 334 Los Pinos Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87507
  • Phone: 505-471-2261
  • Admission: $8 for adults, $6 for seniors (62+) & teens, free for children 12 and under

Enjoy música, arte and más at this celebration of the culture, cuisine and crafts of our colorful neighbor. Featuring music, arts and food from Mexico. Cultural events rarely experienced...