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Cross of the Martyrs

600 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501-1957
505-955-6200
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Nice View of the City

It's only a short 5 - 10 minute walk from the center of town to the beginning of the walk up the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Robert R
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Fairfax, Virginia
Take the hike to the top of the hill.

This is a walking trail to the top of the hill where you will be rewarded with outstanding views of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
rainb0wmaker
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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A monument dedicated to the Franciscans killed in the 1680 Pueblo Revolt.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“paved path” (5 reviews)
“steel beams” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
600 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501-1957
Downtown
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505-955-6200
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Reviewed yesterday

It's only a short 5 - 10 minute walk from the center of town to the beginning of the walk up the hill, another 10 minutes to walk up the hill to the cross area, and 2 -3 minutes to get to the Fort Marcy...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a walking trail to the top of the hill where you will be rewarded with outstanding views of Santa Fe. It is particularly gorgeous around sunset or even during an oncoming storm. The Cross of the Martyrs sits by itself on the top...More

Thank rainb0wmaker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner at the shed and walked up a paved to see the sunset. Beautiful views of the mountains and lovely sunset. So glad we did this.

Thank Erinn V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband got down on one knee and proposed to me at the Cross of the Martyrs. It was a summer evening and the breeze was mild. The view of Santa Fe was lovely and the wind carried the sounds of the city up to...More

Thank jaeasterday3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the absolute best place in Sante Fe to watch the sunset! GPS will take you to the front of the cross and you can make a short walk up. By doing this, you are able to read the placards along the way that...More

Thank loriannek2017
Reviewed 5 June 2017

My wife and I recently visited New Mexico and stayed in Downtown Santa Fe for four days. While driving around the "downtown" area we came upon the Old Fort Marcy Park and decided to stop and check it out. The Park over;looks Santa Fe with...More

Thank pparrothead
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This was close to other attractions, parking was a little confusing, an be prepared to walk uphill a bit. One you get to the top the view of the city is amazing.

Thank Boydanator
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We parked at a nearby park and climbed the pathway up to the top at the recommendation of the tour we'd taken earlier in the day. The path includes about 20 plaques that give a brief history of Santa Fe. Up at the top are...More

Thank MzMakalani
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Careful planning by many must have gone into this walk and overlook. We drove to the top on our first visit for an incredible view of the city and the sunset. A few days later we walked the paved path/steps and loved it even more....More

Thank Lauriann1112
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Stayed at a nearby hotel and asked the valet where the place to go to view the sunset and he suggested this location. It is a short hike to the top and along the way there are plaques placed so you can read about the...More

Thank travelbug02818
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