Operating Hours & Seasons

Summer Season (May 1st through October 31st) Operational Hours Are Now In Effect

The Main Visitor Center in Mountainair, Abó Visitor Center and Quarai Visitor Center are open seven days a week from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Gran Quivira Visitor Center is open Thursday through Monday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Closed Tuesday and Wednesday).

The trails and restroom facilities at our three park Mission Units (Abó, Quarai, and Gran Quivira) are open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The gates close promptly at 5:00 p.m.,with the trails and visitor centers closing slightly prior.
Visitation at the sites outside of normal operating hours is prohibited without a Special Use Permit.

Camping is not permitted in Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument.

Salinas Pueblo Missions is closed three days out of the year: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day. The park may also be closed due to inclement weather when visitor and staff member safety is an issue. Please call ahead or check the park Facebook Page to check the status on days of heavy wintry weather.

For a more detailed listing of our visitor center hours, park hours and scheduled closures, visit our
Basic Information page.

Did you miss us in the visitor center? Print the
Quarai, Gran Quivira, Abó, and headquarters passport stamp to the accurate size using 45% zoom so you can remmeber your visit!

Last updated: May 11, 2022

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Mailing Address:

Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument
PO Box 517
105 South Ripley Street

Mountainair , NM 87036-0517


505 847-2585

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