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Canyon Road

Santa Fe, NM
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Ranked #7 of 109 Attractions in Santa Fe
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Neighborhoods, Historic Walking Areas
Activities: Arts and crafts
Description: Rich in history and art, Canyon Road is the cultural center of Santa Fe.
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Munster, Indiana
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208 reviews 208 reviews
74 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

what's not to like about wandering up a beautiful road lined on either side with one art store after another. like being in an outdoor museum. wish the road never ended! have on comfortable shoes and a bottle of water. and, oh, your credit card. love, love, love

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Seattle, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

This is a well-known street for galleries for good reason. If you've never been, you might want to start on a Sunday. Several galleries are closed, so you don't have to visit them all, or regret having to pass one for lack of time. The best advice we got was to start at the top and work our way down.... More

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Grand Island, Nebraska, Usa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

My hotel, La Posada is conveniently located near Canyon Road. I started out early and walked up one side visiting as many shops and galleries as I could for a couple hours. I had lunch at a lovely restaurant that served outside or inside, I chose outside. Then, repeated my indulgence coming down and visiting the galleries and shops on... More

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Roxborough Park, Colorado, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

The multitude of galleries with their variety of offerings will stimulate you and challenge your artistic vein. Bring lots of time as this must not be a rushed experience.

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Canby, Oregon
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

To do it justice, you really need an afternoon or longer. So many unique shops and artists including stores in the 'alley ways'. Prices are high, but you will not find a greater concentration of creativity in a 1/2 mile any where else.

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Denver, Colorado, USA
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76 reviews 76 reviews
25 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

What a charming place to view art in a historic setting. We spent a few hours here browsing the galleries which displayed an eclectic variety of high quality pieces. Everything from sculpture to paintings and fiber art as well as native Mexican artifacts all for purchase at world class prices as well! All the galleries were very welcoming and eager... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

Diverse galleries staffed by friendly knowledgeable people. Take notes and go back; it's even better on the second visit.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

Loved strolling thru all the galleries, looking at the loveky architecture and visiting with gallery tenders who were all very knowledgeable enjoyed the tea house at the top of Canyon Road.

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santa rosa,
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

So if you love shop after shop after shop this is your place.beautiful stuff, pricey restaurants and gallery after gallery.

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Illinois
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

Lots of interesting galleries but none of us made a purchase. Fun to look but go to Madrid to buy. Parking is hard to find so may have to walk a ways.

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