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Two boys and a girl chat while standing at the Santa Fe Plaza.
Red chile ristra wreath.
San Francisco Street, Santa Fe, New Mexico with St. Francis Basilica in the background.

Santa Fe New Resident's Guide

Santa Fe has an appeal that’s as timeless as the mountains and as fresh as the wildflowers blooming in the high desert. There are buildings in Santa Fe dating back to 1610 and earlier. Santa Fe brims with cultural treasures, historic landmarks, and a 24/7 art scene.

With its unique atmosphere and breathtaking natural setting, Santa Fe is why they call New Mexico the Land of Enchantment. Affectionately known as The City Different, Santa Fe is beloved by its longtime residents as well as newcomers. For all new residents, here’s our guide for getting to know Santa Fe.