Santa Fe Trail Museum

120 S. Chestnut St.
Trinidad, CO 81082- Map It
Phone: (719) 846-7217

AAA Editor Notes

Santa Fe Trail Museum, 120 S. Chestnut St., is a one-story adobe building that originally served as living quarters for the Baca family&#8217;s domestic workers. It contains exhibits that depict the heydays of the Santa Fe Trail through the railroad and coal mining eras. Historic photographs, commercial goods, family heirlooms and a buckskin coat given to a Trinidad mayor by Kit Carson are among the items presented.</br>Tickets can be purchased directly at the museum or at the main ticket office at 312 E. Main St.</br>
(includes Baca House and Bloom Mansion) $12; $10 (ages 65+); $3 (ages 6-16).
Hours: Wed.-Sun. 10-4. Closed on some state holidays.