The Getaway Lifestyle

Things to do in Santa Fe, New Mexico


November 13, 2022

Copy link

Located in the heart of New Mexico, Santa Fe is a city like no other. With its rich culture, abundance of outdoor activities, and array of historical landmarks, Santa Fe is the perfect place to soak up some sun and create lasting memories. Here are just a few of the many things you can do while visiting this beautiful city.

Explore Historic Santa Fe Plaza

A visit to Santa Fe would not be complete without exploring the Historic Santa Fe Plaza. Located in the center of downtown, the plaza has been a gathering place for locals and visitors alike for centuries. Surrounded by shops, restaurants, and museums, the plaza is the perfect place to start your exploration of Santa Fe. And if you're interested in learning more about the history of the plaza, be sure to take a walking tour led by one of the knowledgeable staff members at the Visitors Center.

Visit The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum

No trip to Santa Fe would be complete without paying a visit to one of its most famous residents: Georgia O'Keeffe. Frequently referred to as "the mother of American modernism," O'Keeffe was a world-renowned artist who called Santa Fe her home for over 50 years. Today, her former home and studio are open to the public as part of The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. Located just a short walk from the Historic Santa Fe Plaza, the museum is home to hundreds of O'Keeffe's paintings, drawings, and sculptures. It's also worth noting that admission to the museum includes access to all of its temporary exhibitions, so be sure to allow yourself plenty of time to explore!

Hike At Bandelier National Monument

For those who love spending time outdoors, Bandelier National Monument is a must-visit while in Santa Fe. Just a short drive from downtown, Bandelier offers over 70 miles of hiking trails through stunning scenery. There's also no shortage of things to see and do once you reach the top. Bandelier is home to an abundance of ruins and petroglyphs left behind by the Puebloan peoples who once called this place home. Be sure to allow yourself plenty of time to explore everything that Bandelier has to offer!

Have a Great Trip

There's no doubt about it: Santa Fe is a city like no other. From exploring historic landmarks to soaking up some culture at one of the many museums or art galleries, there's something for everyone in this beautiful city. So what are you waiting for? Start planning your trip today!

Certain information contained in here has been obtained from third-party sources. While taken from sources believed to be reliable, Getaway has not independently verified such information and makes no representations about the accuracy of the information or its appropriateness for a given situation. In addition, this content may include third-party advertisements; Getaway has not reviewed such advertisements and does not endorse any advertising content contained therein. This content is provided for informational purposes only, and should not be relied upon as legal, business, investment, or tax advice. You should consult your own advisers as to those matters.

References to any securities or digital assets are for illustrative purposes only and do not constitute an investment recommendation or offer to provide investment advisory services. Furthermore, this content is not directed at nor intended for use by any investors or prospective investors, and may not under any circumstances be relied upon when making a decision to invest in any offerings. Charts and graphs provided within are for informational purposes solely and should not be relied upon when making any investment decision. Past performance is not indicative of future results. The content speaks only as of the date indicated. Any projections, estimates, forecasts, targets, prospects, and/or opinions expressed in these materials are subject to change without notice and may differ or be contrary to opinions expressed by others.
Restaurants & Attractions

Let's Getaway

Request your invite today. Start investing with as little as $100.