Plan A Trip To Cerrillos, One Of New Mexico’s Most Charming Historic Towns

One of the best ways to learn is to visit the place you’re interested in knowing about firsthand. So, if you’re a history buff and fan of the Old West, head to Cerrillos, New Mexico – a former (mineral) mining town that will transport you back in time. Nowadays, some private mines, in search of turquoise, are still in operation.

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Whether you’re interested in history, a photographer, or just looking for a change of scenery, Cerrillos has a little something for everyone. To plan your day trip to this charming town, visit here for more information.

Address: 35°26'12.9"N , 106°07'29.7"W