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Selena's from San fidel

Loved it was the best Storm with thunder and lighting and since my new boyfriend had his girlfriend... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Ginger A
via mobile
Brilliant; spiritual

Do you like large scale public art and earthworks? Do you like being off the grid...being plunged... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
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12 Jul 2018
“Selena's from San fidel”
1 week ago
“Waste of money when its all visible for free”
34.519600, -108.106006, Quemado, NM 87827
+1 505-898-3335
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The small house is ok. Its at 34.519600, -108.106006 (Google maps Co Rd A078 New Mexico 87827) and if you do not go in there driveway according to the USGS the area all around the site is pubic access.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank ashley l
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Loved it was the best Storm with thunder and lighting and since my new boyfriend had his girlfriend sleeping on the floor at her moms made it 10 times better; -)

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Ginger A
Reviewed 29 April 2018

This is the product of an artist who had a good idea. Unfortunately, mother nature rarely co-operates and you wind up in the "dust field" instead. I have been out to this place many times and have had the proper appointments (it's on private land)...More

Date of experience: May 2017
8  Thank Excursionmodule
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Do you like large scale public art and earthworks? Do you like being off the grid...being plunged into a landscape with silence and killer views all 'round...possibly being thrown together with strangers in an environment from which there is no retreat? Are you ready to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
5  Thank 67Porsche
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The rustic, remote, and comfortable digs served as a center for a wonderful retreat from our busy world. We did not have any lightening, but enjoyed exploring the lightening field, watching the sun set and rise, and staring at the few billion stars overhead. Bring...More

Date of experience: September 2017
5  Thank danorm
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We had the entire cabin and experience to ourselves, late October 2013. Other couples didn't show.The setting sun shining on the tips of the rods turned them pink. Watched a big lightning storm roll in and literally above the cabin blast after blast of lightning,...More

Date of experience: February 2016
5  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 26 October 2016

While others have wonderfully described the work of art, size, number of poles, height, etc., I believe the artist, Walter de Maria, said it best, "The sum of the facts does not constitute the work or determine its esthetics." Land Art is a movement in...More

Date of experience: October 2016
12  Thank Smurfcity
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Well it is pricy, we were hoping for some lightning, it was cloudy which prevented us from seeing the stars and no lightning. I have been other places that were as remote and spent a lot less to be there. The group we were with...More

Date of experience: August 2016
7  Thank Larry F
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Others will tell you it's light, lacks a punch, is too subtle, or was disappointing because lightning didn't strike a lightning rod. If you're looking for whiz bang, then maybe this isn't the artwork for you. For me, if was the experience of a lifetime....More

Date of experience: July 2016
15  Thank Josh547
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

A remarkable piece of art. It doesn't demand any conclusion. It makes itself accessible to everyone. You make it your own experience. Just beautiful.

Date of experience: June 2016
7  Thank 686aleksanderg
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Patty R
26 January 2018|
Response from danorm | Reviewed this property |
The site cannot be accessed on your own - you can only visit with overnight reservations ( which open Feb 1st and fill up usually right away). The site is on private property owned by the Dia Art Foundation and is only... More
31 January 2017|
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Response from Smurfcity | Reviewed this property |
The response from the Dia Foundation was prompt. We had a more complicated situation as we had three couples and wanted the entire place to ourselves. If you are a single couple, you should be able to get the date you want... More