We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Blumenschein Home & Museum

222 Ledoux St, Taos, NM 87571-5944
+1 575-758-0505
Website
Save
Review Highlights
An interesting and wonderful place to learn about the Taos artist's guild and community

the Blumenschein Home is a great look into the past of the Taos art community and the formation of... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
R Bruce D
,
Chicago, Illinois
Definitely an interesting trip back in time!

One feels the very atmosphere, the stillness, present in the home those many decades ago as though... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Pam F
,
Riverton, Wyoming
Read all 85 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Closed
All hours
Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
222 Ledoux St, Taos, NM 87571-5944
CONTACT
Website
+1 575-758-0505

Similar Things to Do in Taos

Write a Review
Reviews (85)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 15 September 2017

the Blumenschein Home is a great look into the past of the Taos art community and the formation of their guild. After visiting here and viewing the vistas from the back porch it is clearly understandable how Georgia O'Keefe and the Taos art community has...More

Thank R Bruce D
Reviewed 10 August 2017

One feels the very atmosphere, the stillness, present in the home those many decades ago as though it's enveloped in a permanent siesta.

Thank Pam F
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We love his work and as one of the founders of the "Taos School" someone interested in the genre should see where he lived and painted. Both his wife and daughter was also very accomplished artists. Guess we spent an hour plus there and loved...More

Thank David12815
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Sort of interesting. When Blumenschein and wife came to Taos, they bought rooms in this pueblo. Sounds strange.

Thank alexwolf2016
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Yet another Rough Guide recommendation. Much restored house of the co-founder of the Taos Society of Artists and in some respects, the house is better than the actual art on display. Well worth a visit!

1  Thank Urwinator
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The Museum is very well done. One gets a perspective of the development of Taos as a center for the arts in this area. The Blumenscheins were outstanding artists and contributors to the growth of Taos as a place that appreciated and supported the arts....More

Thank william n
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I love this little house that the Blumenschein family lived in; not better place to showcase their art work. It has his art work of course, but also bodies of work from his wife & daughter, also his friend. He was one of the first...More

Thank Starlillies
Reviewed 9 January 2017

After visiting the Kit Carson Home and Museum and learning about 1800s life in New Mexico, my son and I stopped here. At the Blumenschein Home and Museum we learned about early 1900s life. The home still contains their original furnishings, as well as a...More

Thank ReaderPat
Reviewed 19 July 2016

This was the actual home of artist Blumenschein and his wife and daughter. There is art by both husband and wife with original furniture as well. Allow about 45 mins. to go through.

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 12 July 2016

What a treat to learn about this talented family--not only art but also ball sports a very competitive level!! Lots of travel to Europe to expand knowledge and learn from others! The artifacts in the home are a history lesson and the family photos priceless....More

1  Thank sl0t
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
La Cueva Cafe
831 reviews
.24 km away
Bella's Mexican Grill
838 reviews
.21 km away
QUECHUA Peruvian Restaurant
57 reviews
.27 km away
Gorge Bar and Grill
762 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
Taos Plaza
814 reviews
.25 km away
Taos Visitor Center
357 reviews
.27 km away
Harwood Museum of Art
153 reviews
.07 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Blumenschein Home & Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit