Laws & Policies

As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument.

It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park. As a starting point, please visit the New Mexico Department of Public Safety website.

Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in this park, such as the park Visitor Centers. Those places are marked with signs at all public entrances.

Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument Superintendent's Compendium (2017) (PDF, 296 KB)

Last updated: May 22, 2017

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Mailing Address:

Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument
PO Box 517

Mountainair, NM 87036-0517


(505) 847-2585

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