Explore New Mexico's classic art from Georgia O'Keeffe to New Mexico's state gem turquoise.
Tag - Turquoise
by Alexa J. Henry photos by Mary Robnett
The mines boomed and then faded, but the town of Cerrillos still revels in its past—served up with a champion-caliber burger.
Our geology rocks. Our food pops. Even our architecture stands out. Throw in the Wild West, ancient art, and a few UFOs. A celebration of what makes us unique in the nation.
Mined for more than a 1,000 years in New Mexico, turquoise still casts an azure spell over those who seek out the secrets along the gemstone's historic trail.