Pecos National Historical Park

Also known as: Pecos National Monument
NM 63 SW of jct. with NM 50, Pecos, New Mexico


Pecos pueblo mission church

By Mosamiazaz at English Wikipedia - Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons., Public Domain,


National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 2, 1991
Reference number
Areas of significance
Archeology - Prehistoric; Archeology - Aboriginal; Commerce; Ethnic Heritage - Native American; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Military; Ethnic Heritage - Hispanic; Architecture; Religion
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person; D - Information Potential
Property type
Historic functions
Trade (archeology); Village site; Religious structure; Processing; Fortification
Current functions
Park; Research facility; Outdoor recreation
Periods of significance
1499-1000 AD; 1000-500 AD; 1900-1750 AD; 1749-1500 AD; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
0800; 1765
Number of properties
Contributing sites: 96
Non-contributing buildings: 6
Non-contributing structures: 4

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2020: New photo from Bill Eichelberger