🛈 Temporary 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.

Coronado Historic Site


Below are publications available for download:


Up in the Air, Back In

Matthew Barbour



Blazing New Trails

Patrick Moore



A New Light on the Village of Kuaua

Ethan Ortega



It Used to be A Village - Poem 

Carlos Contreras



Placemaking on the Northern Rio Grande A View from Kuaua Pueblo

Robert W. Preueel and Frank G. Matero



Archaeological Testing at Kuaua Pueblo 

Nancy J. Akins and Charles A. Hannaford