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Come experience the unique village of Madrid!

Travel the scenic Turquoise Trail and experience the village of Madrid nestled in a narrow canyon in the Ortiz Mountains. Once a historic coal mining town and ghost town, Madrid is now a creative community with over 40 shops and galleries, several restaurants, a spa and museum. A couple miles north is the quaint village Cerrillos that includes a state park with hiking paths and horseback riding.

Interactive Map of Things To Do In Madrid, NM

See What Madrid Has To Offer

Located on the Scenic Turquoise Trail (State Highway 14) between Santa Fe and Albuquerque, Madrid has evolved into a bustling mountain community of some 300 people. View Interactive Map »

Featured Things To Do

Madrid Old Coal Town Museum

Madrid Old Coal Town Museum

"A Ghost Town Museum". Madrid was a ghost town c. 1953-1973, check out the history, relics and see the Engine House Theatre still in use today. The Museum…

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The Mine Shaft Tavern

The Mine Shaft Tavern

Madrid's Historic Landmark - serving lunch & dinner inside the tavern and outside on the deck overlooking town. Winner of the Peoples Choice for the Santa…

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Old Boarding House Mercantile

Old Boarding House Mercantile

Authentic general store brimming with history. Groceries. Baked goods fresh from the oven. Delicious just-brewed coffee, Drinks, Ice cream, Souvenirs.…

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Cerrillos Hills State Park

Hiking and nearby horseback riding. The CERRILLOS HILLS STATE PARK is open every day from sunrise to sunset, or later as events warrant.

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Java Junction Gifts and Coffee Shop

Java Junction Gifts and Coffee Shop

While you're visiting Madrid, enjoy one of our hot or cold coffee drinks: espressos, capuccinos, Border mochas, lattes, frappuccinos, smoothies, hot chocolates,…

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Trading Bird

Trading Bird

Trading Bird Gallery features rare Cerrillos Turquoise jewelry by owner and miner Riana Peaker, Mata Ortiz Pottery, Zuni fetishes and more.

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Upcoming Event

#DyingToTextGary in the Engine House Theater

April 3rd, 4th, 10th and 11th
Threshold Art Collective presents #DyingToTextGary, an original multimedia exploration of love, sex and the internet. #DyingToTextGary runs the first two weekends in April, 4/3 - 4/12, Friday and Saturday @ 8pm at the Engine House Theatre in Madrid, NM (next to the glorious Mine Shaft Tavern). #DyingToTextGary was created by Ashira Montano and Sheridan Johnson. It features adult themes and stong language and is not recommended for children or young adults.
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