COVID-19 Closure:
In accordance with revised public health directives, the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) has closed its museums and historic sites to the public until further notice. The safety and well-being of our employees and visitors is the DCA's foremost concern. We appreciate your ongoing support and understanding. Please continue to visit this website for updates and to explore virtual visits, programs, and educational opportunities.

Taylor-Mesilla Historic Property

Learning Resources

About Taylor-Mesilla

Suggested Reading List - New Mexico History


Download 19th century food recipes and home remedies here. Use extreme caution in trying historic home remedies or recipes but enjoy this glimpse of life in the past!


Click here to download Matachines essays, compiled by New Mexico Arts.