• Quarai 2014

    Salinas Pueblo Missions

    National Monument New Mexico

Salt, Societies, and Spirituality: A Tale of Two Cultures.

Tucked away in the middle of New Mexico you’ll find Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument. The three sites offer a glimpse into a unique time in history. A time entrenched with cultural borrowing, conflict, and struggles. The now abandoned sites stand as reminders of the Spanish and Pueblo People’s early encounters.

Did You Know?

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Gran Quivira is one of the oldest monuments in the National Park Service system, originally established in November 1909.