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Blumenschein Home & Museum

Open Now: 12:01 - 16:00
Open today: 12:01 - 16:00
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Unexpected and interesting

I was just walking around town and I happened upon this place. The family were all artists and they... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2016
desertswim
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Berlin, Connecticut
Loved it

We visited the Blumenshein Home while recently visiting the Taos area. Thoroughly enjoyed touring... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2016
Betty H
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Marysville
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222 Ledoux St, Taos, NM 87571-5944
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Reviewed 4 June 2016

I was just walking around town and I happened upon this place. The family were all artists and they developed their house by buying the neighbors's places and connecting the homes, so it is quite a large adobe house with many of their original furnishings...More

3  Thank desertswim
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We visited the Blumenshein Home while recently visiting the Taos area. Thoroughly enjoyed touring this home and all the artwork displays throughout. I highly recommend a visit.

1  Thank Betty H
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed this museum. We love old buildings with all their charm and quirks. It doesn't take long to go through the rooms. The paintings and photographs are good and the home reflects how houses can go through many changes. Enjoyable but...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 13 April 2016

The home is maintained in a way that gives the feeling that the Blumenscheins have just left. Fascinating how they acquired additional rooms as they became available so the house has taken on a quirky shape. A quiet backwater, well worth seeking out

Thank jande998
Reviewed 31 March 2016

A well preserved home of an artist, this gives an idea of what it was like to live in Taos long ago. While not impressed by the art, the history of the place was interesting.

Thank victor408
Reviewed 7 February 2016

This is probably not the best place to see Blumenschein's works, but it is a good place to see how artists lived when they first started coming to Taos. The staff are also exceedingly friendly and helpful.

Thank Carol757
Reviewed 7 January 2016

The aspect of Blumenschein's home is interesting, but I came to see his works. Instead the vast majority of works on display are by his wife and family and not himself. There are only two or three works of his and none of his better...More

Thank Merrill C
Reviewed 9 October 2015

This was interesting to have a wander through. No photos allowed and watch your head as you walk between the rooms. OK but not a favourite.

1  Thank ericon991
Reviewed 28 September 2015

This place was not the easiest to find but was worth the effort. It is on a lovely, historic street and feels like stepping back in time. The home is as it was when the family of artists lived there and includes much of their...More

1  Thank nwtraveler64
Reviewed 28 September 2015

This might be something you want to see if you are interested in the group of artists that "discovered" Taos in the early 1900's. The price seems a mite high for the few rooms filled with a motley assortment of inexpensive early 20th cent furnishings...More

1  Thank Pat D
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