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San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church

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Buttressed church photograhed by legendary photographer Ansel Adams, and painted by famed artist Georgia O'Keeffe.
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60 St Francis Plaza, Ranchos De Taos, Taos, NM 87557
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Reviewed 3 days ago

When We went to San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church at mid afternoon we were the only ones there. The interior of the church was very beautiful. The exterior of the church was very unique. Well worth the visit.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very intersting palce to stop in the Taos area. Information on local floklore and history. Acouple of great shops and restaurants nearby

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very serene and quiet place for reflections. Just a few miles outside of Taos. Beautiful from all angles and often photo graphed. Looks like something from a Georgia O'keefe painting.

1  Thank Jan R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful, peaceful place to spend an hour. The history of the church and its place in Taos are very interesting.

Thank Pagechp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful old adobe church. I must stop if you like churches, as I do. Also if you are into taking photos. Somewhat hard to find,

Thank ecarsn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great site to visit as it demonstrates the construction method (adobe bricks and mudding) exceedingly well. Once a year the parishioners of the church get together to "mud" (apply a new coat of mud) on the adobe bricks.

1  Thank dhoffmann51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was on our list to visit while visiting Taos. So glad I researched this and it was in our list. It's an 18th century Adobe National Historic Landmark. It is made of mud and straw sun dried Adobe bricks and you can actually see...More

Thank Melinda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's easy to miss this hidden gem, which is tucked away off the road in Rancho de Taos, but it is well worth seeking out, as it is a perfectly maintained relic of the Spanish Colonial Period.

Thank sonderlufte
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unique church! You aren't allowed to take photos inside the church, but very unique. Also, it's a must to ask to see the mysterious painting of Jesus!!!

Thank Trina W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This church is one-of-a-kind and is one of the best in New Mexico, in fact, in the entire southwestern USA. Don't miss it! Afterwards, head to the nice, nearby Ranchos Plaza Grill (the the right as you face the read of the church). The food...More

1  Thank JohnJosephSAT
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Taosdrums
21 June 2018|
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Response from lanceo53 | Reviewed this property |
Sunday masses are at 8am and 10am
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3 June 2018|
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Response from Mercedes6623 | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge for a self-guided tour. Should you wish to see the Mysterious picture, you will need to check with the staff at the bookstore. They can let you know when you may enter this small room that is in another... More
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986katherined
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Response from EllenChr | Reviewed this property |
No - it is free
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