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Palace of the Governors Building Plans

Identifier: AC 591-OV

Scope and Content

Collection contains various floor plans, building plans, and exhibition plans for the Palace of the Governors. There are also plans for the Museum of Fine Arts, and Armory and Elks buildings.


  • 1791 - 2000

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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Copy Restrictions

Limited duplication of print materials allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Historical Information

Construction of the Palace of the Governors by the Spanish began in the early part of the 17th century. This adobe building has housed government officials from Spain, Mexico, the Pueblos, and the United States until the late 19th century. It has been renovated many times since its original construction and now is maintained as a part of The New Mexico History Museum.


9 oversize folders

Finding Aid of the Palace of the Governors Building Plans, 1791 - 2000
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© 2014
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Finding aid is in English

Repository Details

Part of the Fray Angélico Chávez History Library Repository

Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
New Mexico History Museum
113 Lincoln Ave
Sante Fe NM 87501 USA
(505) 476-5090