4. Skiing in Santa Fe
Some of the best skiing spots in the southwest are located in Santa Fe! With Ski Santa Fe, Pajarito Mountain Ski Area, and Taos Ski Valley all close by and boasting trails and skiable terrain, Santa Fe is a prime destination for winter sports!
5. Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
Georgia O’Keeffe was inspired by Santa Fe’s blazing landscapes and became one of the top Southwestern artists of all time. Housed in a former Baptist church, the Georgia O’Keefe Museum features the largest collection of O’Keeffe artwork in the world.
6. Bandelier National Monument
Centuries before the United States became independent the southwest was divided into city-states governed by Native Americans. The Bandelier National Monument is one of the last remnants of that time and a true piece of cultural heritage. At the base of Frijoles Canyon is a collection of ancient cave dwellings and belongings of the Pueblo people. Exploring this settlement is a true wonder and something you won’t want to miss.
7. Meow Wolf
Meow Wolf is a truly eclectic Santa Fe experience. This arts and entertainment collective is an otherworldly, over-the-top immersive art installation in a 20,000 square-foot space. Visitors rave at the unique and unusual experience — and you will too.