TAOS HISTORIC MUSEUMS

Calendar

May

May 14th - July 25th, 2016

The Blumenschein Family: Three Artists Under One Roof
Taos Society of Artists founder Ernest Leonard… » MORE
Location: E.L. Blumenschein Home and Museum

May 21st - July 10th, 2016

Carving the Saints: The Barelas & The Salazars; Art, Life and Times of Two Taos Families
Please join us to honor the artistic contributions… » MORE
Location: Hacienda de los Martinez

July

July 9th, 2016 7:00 pm

Taos Historic Museums Annual Fandango Fundraiser
 Saturday, July 9th, 2016. 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

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Location: Hacienda de los Martinez

July 15th - September 18th, 2016

Taos Fiestas: Then & Now
 Join us for an exhibit of historic photographs of… » MORE
Location: Hacienda de los Martinez

August

August 5th - September 24th, 2016

Founding Visionaries: The Taos Six & Their Families
 The Taos Society of Artists was founded in 1915,… » MORE
Location: E.L. Blumenschein Home and Museum

September

September 24th - 25th, 2016

The Annual Old Taos Trade Fair
 Two days of Traditional Food, Music & Live… » MORE
Location: Hacienda de los Martinez

September 30th - November 30th, 2016

Colcheras de Taos: The History of Spanish Colonial Colcha Making in Taos
 Please join us at the Historic Hacienda de los… » MORE
Location: Hacienda de los Martinez

October

October 7th - November 11th, 2016

Watercolor Seasons: A Taos Watercolor Society Juried Exhibition
 Please join us for a juried exhibition by members… » MORE
Location: E.L. Blumenschein Home and Museum

May 21st - July 10th, 2016

Carving the Saints: The Barelas & The Salazars; Art, Life and Times of Two Taos Families

Please join us to honor the artistic contributions of the Barela and the Salazar families of Taos, New Mexico. Opening Reception Saturday May 21st from 5 to 7pm at the Hacienda de los Martinez Museum. Show hangs May 21st through July 10th, 2016. 

Location: Hacienda de los Martinez

May 14th - July 25th, 2016

The Blumenschein Family: Three Artists Under One Roof

Taos Society of Artists founder Ernest Leonard Blumenschein was not the only artist in his household. His wife, Mary Greene, and his daughter Helen Greene Blumenschein were both accomplished painters in their own right.  See work by all three, as well as photographs of the family. Opening reception on Saturday, May 14th from 5 to 7pm at the Blumenschein Home & Museum. Show hangs May 14th through July 25th, 2016. 


Location: E.L. Blumenschein Home and Museum

May 21st - July 10th, 2016

Carving the Saints: The Barelas & The Salazars; Art, Life and Times of Two Taos Families

Please join us to honor the artistic contributions of the Barela and the Salazar families of Taos, New Mexico. Opening Reception Saturday May 21st from 5 to 7pm at the Hacienda de los Martinez Museum. Show hangs May 21st through July 10th, 2016. 

Location: Hacienda de los Martinez

July 9th, 2016 7:00 pm

Taos Historic Museums Annual Fandango Fundraiser

 Saturday, July 9th, 2016. 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

TAOS HISTORIC MUSEUMS ANNUAL FANDANGO FUNDRAISER 

Join us for an evening of heavy hors d\'oeuvres, great food, dancing and silent auction at the Hacienda de Los Martinez, beginning at 7pm with cocktails.
Please come to Taos Historic Museums Fandango 
Friday, July 10, 2015 beginning at 7:00 PM
Hacienda de los Martinez
Taos, New Mexico 

Enjoy heavy hors d\'oeuvres, a silent auction, and music in the romantic ambiance of one of the few remaining great houses of the American Southwest. 


Stay tuned for the rest of the auction items. 

Tickets $125.00 each
mail director@taoshistoricmuseums.org, call 575-758-1000 or 575-758-0505 for tickets.
Limited seating.

Location: Hacienda de los Martinez

July 15th - September 18th, 2016

Taos Fiestas: Then & Now

 Join us for an exhibit of historic photographs of the Taos Fiestas at the Historic Hacienda de Los Martinez Museum. 

Las Fiestas de Santiago y Santa Ana are traditionally celebrated in July in Taos, New Mexico. A fiesta is the annual celebration of a communitys patron saints feast day. Parades and entertainment in the plaza was historically a part of the celebration. In the 1930s the newly incorporated Town of Taos started the Fiestas for Sanitago (St James) and Santa Ana (St. Anne). Still celebrated today, Las Fiestas de Santiago y Santa Ana continue to preserve and celebrate the cultures that have lived together in this valley for four centuries. 

Show hangs July 15th through September 18th, 2016. With an Opening Reception Friday, July 15th from 5 to 7pm. 

Location: Hacienda de los Martinez

August 5th - September 24th, 2016

Founding Visionaries: The Taos Six & Their Families

 The Taos Society of Artists was founded in 1915, in Taos New Mexico by six accomblished artists: Oscar E. Berninghaus, Ernest Blumenschien, E. Irving Couse, W. Herbert Buck Dunton, Bert Phillips, and Jospeh Henry Sharp. These six founding members of the society are known as the Taos Six.

Enjoy candid photography of the six and their families as well as their original art work. Attend the Opening Reception Friday August 5th from 5 to 7pm. Show hangs August 5th through September 24th 2016. 

Location: E.L. Blumenschein Home and Museum

September 24th - 25th, 2016

The Annual Old Taos Trade Fair

 Two days of Traditional Food, Music & Live Entertainment at the Hacienda de los Maartinez

9:30am-5pm 

$5.00 admission, $8.00 for both days, children 6 and under free


Location: Hacienda de los Martinez

September 30th - November 30th, 2016

Colcheras de Taos: The History of Spanish Colonial Colcha Making in Taos

 Please join us at the Historic Hacienda de los Martinez Museum to honor the traditional Spanish Colonial colcha making process. 

Opening Reception Friday Sept 30th 5-7pm. Show hangs September 30th through November 30th. 

Location: Hacienda de los Martinez

October 7th - November 11th, 2016

Watercolor Seasons: A Taos Watercolor Society Juried Exhibition

 Please join us for a juried exhibition by members of the Taos Watercolor Society. Founded in 1992, the Taos Watercolor Society  is dedicated to promoting the production of professional quality watercolor on both local and national levels. The theme of the show will be Watercolor Seasons.

Enjoy an Opening Reception with the artists, on Friday October 7th, from 5 to 7pm. Show hangs from October 7th through November 11th. 

Location: E.L. Blumenschein Home and Museum