Welcome to New Mexico

It Grows As It Goes

Places to go in New Mexico!

Interesting Facts About New Mexico

  • New Mexico's capital, Santa Fe is the highest capital in the United States at 7,00 feet above sea level.
  • Hatch, New Mexico is known as the "Green Chili capital of the world"
  • More than 500, 100 million year old dinosaur footprints have identified and preserved at Clayton Lake State Park.
  • One out of three families speak spanish at home .
  • In Las Cruces, its against the law to carry a lunch box down main street.
  • It's Against the law to dance around a Sombrero.
  • New Mexico has more sheep and cattle than people. There are only about 12 people per square mile.
  • 3/4 of New Mexico's roads are left unpaved
  • The town of Deming is known for its annual duck races.
  • Santa Fe is the oldest State capital in the nation
  • Each year Albuquerque holds the world's largest international hot air balloon fiesta.