El Camino Real International Heritage Center, Socorro

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The El Camino Real Historic Trail Site is a center about the culture and history about the El Camino Real trail and the colonization of New Mexico. The center is an official New Mexico Historic Site, and features exhibit panels and artifacts about the people who traveled along the trail, the desert and life in the 18th century.
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  • This was an excellent site and museum but is closed for now. There is talk that it will reopen soon under the purview of a college. (It is owned by the State of NM.)  more »
  • Have been meaning to visit for two years &&&& finally stopped in today without reading reviews! Guess what! CLOSED!! How can the spend millions of $$ on welfare and handouts only to close a facility l...  more »
  • This was an interesting place to visit for history of New Mexico, but the state closed the facility due to lack of visitors. We took our 4th graders every year for Cinco de Mayo.  more »

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