Santa Fe in Santa Fe County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Santa Fe Plaza
The heart of Santa Fe since its founding by Spanish colonial Governor Don Pedro De Peralta in 1609-1610, this public space was a terminus of El Camino Real and the Santa Fe Trail. This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 35° 41.264′ N, 105° 56.341′ W. Marker is in Santa Fe, New Mexico, in Santa Fe County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Lincoln Avenue and West Palace Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is embedded in the sidewalk. Marker is in this post office area: Santa Fe NM 87501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Spitz Clock (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.S. Santa Fe CL-60 (within shouting distance of this marker); To the Heroes (within shouting distance of this marker); El Palacio Real (within shouting distance Annexation of New Mexico (within shouting distance of this marker); La Castrense (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); End of Santa Fe Trail (about 300 feet away); Site of Santa Feís First Chapel (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Fe.
Categories. • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2014, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. This page has been viewed 400 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 3, 2014, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. 3. submitted on August 17, 2014, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.