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Cross Of The Martyrs, Santa Fe

Cross Of The Martyrs - Santa Fe, New Mexico
Cross Of The Martyrs
600 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501Map
Paseo de la Loma
+1 505 955 6200(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: City Center

During the 1680 Pueblo Revolt, 21 Franciscan Friars died in the fight between the natives and the Spanish. A single white cross sits on a terraced hill overlooking Santa Fe to honor those holy men. The path leading up to the cross is paved and has handrails. Plaques describing the surrounding sights dot the pathways. Come for a quiet walk during a spectacular sunset; the vista is breathtaking.

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