The Pueblo of Pojoaque
The Pueblo of Pojoaque was one of 19 pueblos in New Mexico that was influenced and impacted by the Spaniards who traveled up El Camino Real starting in 1598. Get a glimpse into some of the interactions and outcomes between two very different cultures by viewing the exhibits below.
Trade amongst pueblo people provided materials for everyday life. Some goods contributed to basic needs while other items enhanced ceremonial pageantry.
The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 is one of the few times in American history that Indians defeated their European oppressors.
How do opposing cultures make it through generations of strife? How does the Pueblo of Pojoaque function today?
Confluence of Trade
The Road to Revolt
Last updated: January 19, 2018