Santa Fe Architectural and Interior Walking Tour
The beautiful and amazing architecture in historic Santa Fe is unlike any throughout the entire United States. The city is full of adobe buildings but with a variety of Victorian and Mission Revival styles to each. This tour offers a guided walk through the city to learn of the cities architecture while seeing the city in a new and interesting way.
You will get to explore the cities back roads, art districts, and even the residential neighborhoods of Santa Fe and discover the style of the area with the traditional New Mexican Pueblo style mixed with the classics of the Spanish Territorial Style. During the tour, you will walk along and learn about the 'acequia' which are community-operated water ditches that help irrigate private gardens and residences and help bring a traditional feel to the area homes and residences.
After the tour is over you will meet back to the Hotel St. Francis to enjoy some delicious 'Cota' Indian Tea with homemade biscochitos or prickly pear cactus tea while enjoying the beautiful courtyard. Then afterward, you will head to the Gruet Tasting Room to finish off the tour with a tasting of Gruet Champagne to top off a great day filled with history, interesting architectural information, and great drinks. Book a getaway package to Santa Fe today and explore tons of other fun activities.
- What is included in the admission price?
Includes guided tour, gruet tasting, and a free champagne tasting.
- Is there any walking involved?
Yes. Approximately 1-1.5 miles of walking is done on this tour.
- Approximately how long does the Santa Fe Architectural and Interior Walking Tour last?
Approximately 3 hours.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
Minimum age is 21 years old.
- What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
Comfortable outdoor clothing with walking shoes.
- Where does the Santa Fe Architectural and Interior Walking Tour depart from?
The tour departs from Hotel St. Francis located at 210 Don Gaspar Ave, Santa Fe, NM 87501
- Is photography / video recording allowed on the Santa Fe Architectural and Interior Walking Tour?
Both photography and video cameras are permitted.