The history of the American southwest is one that predates our culture by thousands of years. Even before the English settled their first western colony, Santa Fe was an established and bustling Spanish capital city. With its unique and long history, it’s no surprise that the Santa Fe area has more than a few museums for travelers to visit, with everything from artifacts to art to show the diverse history of the area.
From folk art to Native American art, from the works of Georgia O’Keeffe to the history of the Southwest, Santa Fe’s museums offer something for everyone. Here are the top 5 best museums in Santa Fe that are a must-visit for anyone interested in exploring the city’s rich cultural offerings: