Santa Fe in Santa Fe County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
The “Oldest” House
Historic Santa Fe
Finds this building
worthy of preservation
Location. 35° 41.015′ N, 105° 56.251′ W. Marker is in Santa Fe, New Mexico, in Santa Fe County. Marker is on East De Vargas Street west of Old Sante Fe Trail, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 215 East De Vargas Street, Santa Fe NM 87501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. San Miguel Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Lamy Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Mother Magdalen and the Sisters of Loretto (1852-1968) (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Inez Bushner Gill (1918–1982) and Maralyn Budke (1936–2010) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kateri Tekakwitha (approx. ¼ mile away); Santa Fe Trail (approx. ¼ mile away); Don Diego de Vargas Zapata Luján Ponce de León, El Marques de la Nava de Barcinas End of Santa Fe Trail (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Fe.
Regarding The "Oldest" House. An 800 year old home, later inhabited by Tlaxcaltecan Indians who came to Santa Fe with the Spanish Conquistadors and helped construct San Miguel Mission
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