Pecos NHP Welcomes Native American Drum Maker

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Date: June 29, 2017
Contact: Visitor Center, 505-757-7241

Pecos, NM: – Pecos National Historical Park will be hosting Mr. Arnold Herrera of Cochiti Pueblo on Saturday, July 1st and Sunday, July 2nd from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. as he demonstrates the masterful technique of Native American drum making. Mr. Herrera, a second generation drum maker, uses cherished methods of preparation and creation that have been in place for centuries. Visit with this engaging craftsman as he creates handmade drums using assorted tools and aspen wood for shaping.
For more information, contact Pecos NHP at (505) 757-7241.
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From I-25 N: Take the Pecos/Glorieta Exit, #299. Left onto overpass, right onto Route 50; proceed on Route 50 for eight miles. At the village of Pecos, take a right at the four-way stop onto Route 63. In two miles, the park will be on your right. From I-25 S: Take the Rowe Exit, #307. Follow signs. From Highway 63, the park will be on your left.

Last updated: February 21, 2018

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Pecos, NM 87552


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