Explore Santa Fe

Santa Fe Indian Market World Class Art Festivals


When you’re ready to step beyond the doors of Hotel St. Francis, you will find many great things to do in Santa Fe, NM. This “City Different” is packed with history, culture, art and action, so whether you’re seeking something for art, events, shopping or culinary activities in Santa Fe, we have more than enough to capture your attention. Discover why Santa Fe was named Travel + Leisure magazine's “Readers' Choice 2017 Destination of the Year."

Santa Fe history dates back more than 400 years, and this is clearly evident when you stroll across our scenic Historic Plaza, which plays host to world-class events like the Indian and Spanish Markets every summer, or wander down the street to visit San Miguel Mission, the oldest church in North America and our community partner that we support. A number of our downtown galleries, restaurants and museums are also located in historic properties.
San Miguel Mission Chapel Oldest Mission Church in North America
Santa Fe, NM is also full of delights to savor, including wine festivals that feature local vintages and a stunning number of award-winning dining options. Restaurant menus range from traditional Northern New Mexican specialties and modern twists on those classics, to cuisine from faraway lands handcrafted from fresh, local ingredients.

No matter how you choose to explore Santa Fe, you will surely accrue many unforgettable experiences.
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