Heritage Sites

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in USA

There are 20 sites in the USA. New Mexico has 3 of those sites within its borders (most of any state): Carlsbad Caverns is a series of large underground caverns.

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Pueblo de Taos is the only Heritage site in North America that is a living community. The facility is a complex of multi-storied pueblo’s that is over 7 centuries old.

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Chaco Canyon iwas a major center of culture of the Ancient Pueblo Peoples between AD 900 and 1150.

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