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Address: Paseo del Pueblo Norte, Taos, NM 87571
Phone Number: 505 758 8234
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11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activities: City walk sightseeing
Description: Historical tombstones pay tribute to Western pioneers.

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Lots of possibilities for humans and some for dogs.

The park has lots of green space divided up into different areas so that it can be more and less pulbic or private depending upon what you need or want. Volleyball courts. A... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 23, 2014
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Boulder, Colorado
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Oklahoma City, OK
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220 reviews 220 reviews
124 attraction reviews
172 helpful votes 172 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

There was a craft show in the park the weekend we were there. So we really didn't get to enjoy just the park. But it was a nice green space.

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Kutztown, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Being tourists we went to this free park because it has the graves of local notables like Kit Carson and Mabel Dodge Lujan. Alot of activities and a bandstand. A little run down but a local gathering place just north of the center of town.

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Taos, New Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

There have been some problems in the park lately. Really too bad. Kit Carson is buried here if you can find him. Loose dogs a problem. Many festival take place here.

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Augusta, GA
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705 reviews 705 reviews
324 attraction reviews
325 helpful votes 325 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We visited the park to see Kit Carson's and Mavel Dodge Lujan's graves. It was a beautiful day, and we enjoyed walking though the park to the small cemetary. We saw the graves after we visited the homes and museums of Carson and Lujan.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My husband and I felt uneasy walking through the park and at the cemetery during the day. That says a lot.

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Soquel
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

My husband had been reading up on Kit Carson and we found this museum small but very interesting. The staff were very well informed. Worth a visit.

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Boulder, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

The park has lots of green space divided up into different areas so that it can be more and less pulbic or private depending upon what you need or want. Volleyball courts. A very historic and old cemetary including Kit Carson and other important historic figures. Easy to walk around and scenic area in the park with or without your... More 

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Taos, New Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

I walk the dogs daily here. Since Taos is dog- friendly there are many kindred spirits with their dogs. The park is family friendly with softball leagues for the kids. There is also volleyball, picnic areas, a stage, the interesting Kit Carson cemetery. You'll find arts & craft shows, antique car shows etc.

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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158 reviews 158 reviews
43 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We stopped by at the end of August for an art show. We had a good time and saw some unique art, though most of it was typical New Mexican stuff--jewelry, pottery, etc. The stand out was a hand made drum/bongo seller. Nice stuff, expensive but great quality.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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163 reviews 163 reviews
74 attraction reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is a convenient city park near the plaza. It was nicely shaded with a small playground and some sidewalks to walk on. I got the feeling it was more of a community meeting place for baseball and soccer games.

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