• Quarai 2014

    Salinas Pueblo Missions

    National Monument New Mexico

Plan Your Visit

The Abo Mission
NPS photo by Gavin Gardner

Whether you plan to visit just one mission or all three, we hope this information will help you plan your adventure. With three separate units, not to mention a central visitor center in Mountainair, New Mexico, Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument has a variety of things to see and do.


Links To Help You Plan Your Visit


Did You Know?


The mission of San Gregorio de Abó was started around 1623 and renovated in about 1645. Construction of Nuestra Señora de la Purísima Concepción de Cuarac at Quaraí was begun in 1627. At Gran Quivira, the small visita church of San Isidro was begun around 1631 and the larger church at Gran Quivira, San Buenaventura, was later started in 1659.