Near Santa Fe in Santa Fe County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Bicentennial Celebration / La Bajada
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Location. 35° 31.646′ N, 106° 9.383′ W. Marker is near Santa Fe, New Mexico, in Santa Fe County. Marker is on State Road 25 1½ miles west of Waldo Canyon Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at the La Bajada Welcome Center in the northbound rest area. Marker is in this post office area: Santa Fe NM 87507, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Amelia Elizabeth White / Mary Cabot Wheelwright (here, next to this marker); Maria Gertrudis Barceló (here, next to this marker); Laura Gilpin (1891-1979) (here, next to this marker); Three Wise Women (a few steps from this marker); Sisters of Charity (a few steps from this marker); Gold and Turquoise (a few steps from this marker); Golondrinas Old Cienega Village Museum (approx. 4.1 miles away); Welcome to the Cerrillos Hills State Park (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Fe.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 7, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 479 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 7, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.