Jemez Historic Site

Plan Your Visit

Hours and Days of Operation:

  • Open 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday.
  • Closed Monday & Tuesday
  • Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day.

Admission Prices:

  • $7 - General Admission
  • FREE - 16 & younger, NM Residents on first Sunday of the month with ID, Museum of New Mexico Foundation members, Friends of Coronado and Jemez members, Native/Tribal affiliations, disabled veterans, and foster families.
  • Visit with a New Mexico CulturePass! New Mexico CulturePass allows one visit to each historic site for only $30. Learn more HERE.


  • Virtual Trail Guide - Use this on any mobile device as you walk the trail. There is information about each numbered point of interest along the trail. We also have a printed Trail Guide available at the front desk for those who are interested. 
  • Virtual Junior Ranger Activity Book - Click here to learn more about our Junior Ranger Program and what you can do to receive a Jémez Historic Site Junior Ranger patch.


Most of the trails are paved and wheelchair accessible.

Photo Policy:

Photography is allowed exept for kiva interior. Professional photography with prior written permission only.


Dogs are allowed on the trails as long as they are leashed and owners pick up after them.

Nearby Attractions:

A visit to one of the local hot springs, commercial and natural, will ease any achy muscles. From Jémez Historic Site you can double back to Albuquerque, but there is also a beautiful drive heading north on Hwy 4 to Valles Caldera, Bandelier National Monument, and Los Alamos National Labs where you can visit the fascinating Bradbury Science Museum. From Los Alamos, take Hwy 4 east to the 285 and return to Santa Fe or Albuquerque. Or you may head north on the 285 to explore the charming Northern New Mexico towns of Española, Sanctuario de Chimayo (take the 503 towards Nambé), Truchas, or Taos.

Contact Jémez Historic Site

PO Box 143 Jemez Springs, NM 87025
Fax: 575-829-3530