Coronado & Jemez Historic Sites

 OPEN: Thursday-Sunday 

10 AM - 4 PM

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Visit Coronado Historic Site

to enjoy and learn from the area and participate in available hikes, trips, and other activities. Although it is named for Vasquez de Coronado, who camped in the vicinity in 1540–1542, the site is of Kuaua Pueblo which was one of several Tiwa-speaking pueblos in the area when the conquistador Vasquez de Coronado arrived.


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Jemez Historic Site offers expanded self-guided tours of Giusewa Pueblo and San Jose Mission.  These are available via smart device using the QR code at the front desk. 

  Sun Father's Gift Shop at

Coronado Historic Site

 is Open Thursday - Sunday

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.


If you have a  question about an activity, about the site or about the Friends, please let us know and someone will get back to you.

Maps to  both sites are below.

(505) 867-5351   Coronado Visitor Center

(505) 771-0416   Gift Shop

Coronado Historic Site

485 Kuaua Rd, Bernalillo, NM 87004

The site is located along New Mexico Highway 550, 1 mile west of Bernalillo and 16 miles north of Albuquerque.  Turn at Kuaua Road and follow it to the site.

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Jemez Historic Site

18140 nm-4, Jemez Springs, NM 87025

The site is located 63 miles north of Albuquerque vis  I-25 and  US 550 N.

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