Abó Ruins

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Mountainair, NM 87036- Map It
(505) 847-2585

AAA Editor Notes

Abó Ruins are 9 mi. w. of Mountainair on US 60, then .7 mi. n. on SR 513. Once a large pueblo, this Tompiro Indian village was abandoned in the 1670s. The ruins of San Gregorio de Abó, a medieval-style church built in 1620 that has a 40-foot-tall buttressed curtain wall, rise curiously from the desert floor. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Free.
Hours: Open daily 9-6, Memorial Day-Labor Day; 9-5, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.