• Two-wheeled carretas carried goods up El Camino from Mexico City in 1598; walking the trail in the Jornada del Muerto, a scorching 90-mile stretch of El Camino wherein colonists had to leave the cool Rio Grande to continue their journey north

    El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro

    National Historic Trail NM,TX

Places To Go

El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro Interactive Map!

Here's a fun, exciting way to find places to visit. Zoom in to find a location in New Mexico or Texas. Click on the yellow balloon of your choice to see the site name, address, access, image, and website. Be sure to go to individual states listed in the left-hand navigation under Places to Go for more in-depth information. Note: Not all sites have images (yet).

There are many places of history and commemoration on El Camino Real for you to visit. All of these sites participate in El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail. Museums, interpretive centers, and historic sites provide information and interpretation. Please contact each site before you go to obtain current information on closures, changes in hours, and fees.

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