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Buttressed church photograhed by legendary photographer Ansel Adams, and painted by famed artist Georgia O'Keeffe.
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60 St Francis Plaza, Ranchos De Taos, Taos, NM 87557
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Reviewed yesterday

Unique structure of the building is well worth the trip. Most interesting was the background of how the church is maintained

Thank IowaALF
Reviewed 3 days ago

The structure of this adobe church is remarkable - gigantic buttresses at the front and back of the building are not only functional but beautiful. Almost modernistic, architecturally. And all made from mud. There's a real calmness and silence inside even though the church is...More

Thank Shaaybo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful building. Garden wasn’t maintained. Needs more background / historical information. Still recommend it as a must see in Taos.

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped to look at the mission, which served as a subject for works by Georgia O'Keeffe and Ansel Adams. The grounds are fairly limited (in front of the church). Photographs are not allowed inside. The dirt parking lot is quite rutted.

Thank Paul_inSunPrairie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is a must see painting you view watching a short video in the office next to the church. The painting was once exhibited at a Worlds Fair. People have reported being blessed after viewing this painting. I was. The church is one of the...More

1  Thank Pjshotts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful church that allows you to see what churches in the 1800’s were like. Can go inside, but pictures are not allowed inside the church.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

San Francisco de Asis Mission Church is a historic and architecturally significant church on the main plaza of Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico. Built between 1772 and 1816, it is one of the finest extant examples of a Spanish Colonial New Mexico mission church. Georgia...More

Thank SRZ2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a thrill to stand outside then enter into this magnificently preserved holy place we've seen photos of many times. Worth a short detour for sure!

Thank PSU69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must when in Taos.The interior is simple but worth a visit.The hidden gem is the mysterious painting of Jesus that is housed in the building next door.

1  Thank LPY39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was great to see the inspiration for the Georgia O'Keefe paintings. Beautiful on the inside and out, the only disappointment is that they did not allow photography inside the church. A must see if you are in Taos.

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Taosdrums
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Response from lanceo53 | Reviewed this property |
Sunday masses are at 8am and 10am
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Response from Mercedes6623 | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge for a self-guided tour. Should you wish to see the Mysterious picture, you will need to check with the staff at the bookstore. They can let you know when you may enter this small room that is in another... More
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