New Mexico Is Home To These 7 Underrated Ancient Wonders

New Mexico has been a state for a little over a century now but its history dates back millennia with evidence of its past peppered around the state. Ancestral Puebloan dwellings are among those surviving relics of its human history, slowly fading back into the landscape.

Due to their size and longevity, many of these locations are impressive feats that document life hundreds of years ago and you can easily visit them. Here are a few of our favorites to get you started.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

How many of these New Mexican ancient wonders have you had the opportunity to visit? What was your experience like?

Are you looking for additional places to add to your vacation bucket list? If you love exploring New Mexico’s alluring landscape, then you will want to read some of our suggestions in Here’s The Ultimate Bucket List For New Mexicans Who Are Obsessed With Nature.

Address: 725 Ruins Rd, Aztec, NM 87410, USA
Address: NM-4, Los Alamos, NM 87544, USA
Address: New Mexico, USA
Address: Gila Cliff Dwelling Visitor Center Rd, Mogollon, NM, USA
Address: 18160 NM-4, Jemez Springs, NM 87025, USA
Address: 1 NM-63, Pecos, NM 87552, USA
Address: Western Trail NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120, USA