Taylor-Mesilla Historic Site

Nacimiento Open House 2023

Explore the J. Paul and Mary Daniels Taylor collection of more than 200 nacimientos (nativities) from around the world!

This special event will be held Sunday, December 17, 2023 from 12:30 – 4:30pm, and will be free to 2023-2024 members of Taylor-Mesilla Friends. $5 for non-members.

Visits will in timed blocks of small groups. When your membership is up to date, we’ll send you a link for free tickets.

Sponsored by New Mexico Historic Sites and Taylor-Mesilla Friends.

Event Details

When: Sunday, December 17th, 2023 from 12:30 – 4:30pm

Where: Taylor-Mesilla Historic Site

An email link to free tickets will be provided when your membership is up-to-date.

J. Paul Taylor

8/24/1920 – 2/12/2023
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J. Paul Taylor
P.O. Box 133
Mesilla, NM 88046

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