Visit Socorro New Mexico

Socorro's San Miguel Mission

San Miguel Mission

Come Visit one of the oldest Catholic churches in the nation!

Visit the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge

The Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, fondly known as “The Bosque,” is in New Mexico near the small town of San Antonio, NM, 9 mi. south of Socorro, and less than an hour and a half from Albuquerque.

TODAY IS A GREAT DAY TO VISIT THE KARL J. JANSKY VERY LARGE ARRAY

DAILY WALKING TOUR AND GUIDED TOURS THE FIRST SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH The Very Large Array (VLA) is comprised of 27 radio telescopes in a “Y” pattern spread across the plains of San Agustin 50 miles west of Socorro. The VLA has been used by more astronomers and has been mentioned in more scientific papers […]

TODAY’S A GREAT DAY TO EXPLORE SAN LORENZO CANYON

Hike and explore the plant and animal life of the Chihuahuan Desert at the photogenic San Lorenzo Canyon.