Welcome to jpt100th.com; this website serves as a celebration of J. Paul Taylor—the family man, educator, former statesman, social advocate, & “Conscience of the New Mexico Legislature.”

It is run and maintained by the Friends of the Taylor Family Monument, which is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to preservation & interpretation of the Taylor-Mesilla Historic Site.

We invite you to join us virtually for a special presentation of our annual Nacimiento Open House this Sunday, December 19th, 2021, at 3pm Mountain Time

Send a holiday greeting:

J. Paul Taylor
P.O. Box 133
Mesilla, NM 88046

¡Feliz Navidad!

Last Year’s Nacimiento Open House (2020)

A Window Into History

Meet J. Paul Taylor

Get to know the family man, educator, statesman, advocate, and former “conscience of the NM legislature”

Photo Gallery

Browse frames from the life of J. Paul Taylor; historic events, family gatherings, home, and art collections

Historic Site

The Taylor-Mesilla Historic Property embodies the rich history and heritage of the Southwest borderlands

Join Taylor Friends

Friends of the Taylor Family Monument is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of the Historic Site