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Taos Plaza

400 Camino de La Placita, Taos, NM 87571-6071
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The Taos Plaza is the historic center of the town of Taos. Once a Spanish fortified walled plaza, it is now a beautiful collection of wonderful businesses.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“farmers market” (26 reviews)
“lots of shops” (32 reviews)
“nice shops” (18 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
400 Camino de La Placita, Taos, NM 87571-6071
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The rotunda on the plaza is filthy. Vagrants often occupy this space and leave behind a mess. I don’t know who is responsible for its cleaning but it’s not happening. Even the sidewalks are not clean. I wish the town would take more pride in...More

Thank Lcnb
Reviewed 6 days ago

Bought some original unusual art work from Linda Israel in one of the galleries. Don't remember the name of the gallery but it was one of the largest featuring local artisans.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Smaller than Santa Fe's Plaza, but pretty and with a number of shops, it's a fun place to shop. We always enjoy a stop here when we visit Taos.

Thank LynninNM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This plaza is smaller than the one in Santa Fe but just as nice and was beautifully decorated during the holidays.

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in to town and could only see a little twinkle of the lights, we were curious. After visiting the reservation for Christmas Eve service we headed to the square. They were beautiful. I felt like a kid again, the lumanries where magic. Every...More

Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The plaza area is filled with lots shops and quaint stores. A fun place to shop and eat. The central stage Area could use Some benches and some attractive enhancements.

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The plaza at Taos in an anchor. It provides a center courtyard around which many restaurants and shops exist. Having visited the plaza since the 60's, I bemoan the loss of the cultural feel to the plaza. It's now shopping and eating. Taos, where are...More

Thank elizamacc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They had light up for the holidays. There shops all around this block. Good area to walk around and look at the various shops.

Thank Carbs29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice plaza. Clean area with great shopping. Also wine tasting! We did some Christmas shopping and what a great time. Very family oriented! I can’t wait to go back

Thank Tina W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Please City Leaders, scale back this excess over the holidays. We have come for years and the lights on every plaza tree with their accompanying electrical boxes are taking the square away from the quirky and unique feel of this classic New Mexico town plaza....More

Thank ZSeaberg
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24 September 2017|
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Response from crosscreek7 | Reviewed this property |
If you are in the town, the ride up the mountain is about 20 minutes. Yes, There is a movie theater in Taos
Lindalee S
11 June 2017|
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Response from Allen G | Reviewed this property |
Of course! It's a great place to take your pup.
15 April 2017|
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Response from Ryan J | Reviewed this property |
Yes most things open.