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Most People Don’t Know These 10 Hidden Gems In New Mexico Even Exist

If you study a map of New Mexico, you’ll be struck by the absence of towns and cities. However, the vast expanses between pockets of habitation hold some of the state’s best-kept secrets. Even the more populated areas conceal hidden attractions. From natural beauty, to historical sites, and quirky museums, we’ve created a list of 10 hidden gems in New Mexico. True New Mexicans may already be familiar with some (or all) of these, but this list will hopefully encourage others to stray from the beaten path.

Which of these hidden gems have you visited? And, if you’re willing to share, what other places should we add to the list?

Juliet White
New Mexico staff writer for Only In Your State and freelance writer. A committed travel junkie, Juliet has lived on two continents, but believes that the sunsets in New Mexico are the best. She can be reached on Twitter @JulietWrites.