|Santa Fe City Facts|
|Country||USA (United State of America)|
|Counties||Santa Fe County|
|Total Area||37.4 sq miles|
|Lat Long Coordinates||35.6869° N, 105.9372° W|
|Time Zone||MST (UTC−07:00)|
|Major Religion||Roman Catholic, Christian|
|Museums||Museum of International Folk Art,New Mexico History Museum,Museum of Indian Arts & Culture,Georgia O'Keeffe Museum|
|Universities||Santa Fe University of Art and Design|
Sante Fe, meaning "holy faith" in Spanish, is the capital city of New Mexico state. It is the oldest capital in the United States of America. The complete name of the city when it was founded was La Villa Real de la Santa Fe de San Francisco de Asis, meaning "The Royal town of the Holy faith of St Francis of Assisi".
Santa Fe is located at a height of 7,000 feet above sea level and is the highest capital city in the whole of the United States.
How to reach (Transport)
The Santa Fe Municipal Airport is served by the American Eagle Airlines and has flights from Dallas and Los Angeles flying in everyday.
By rail, the New Mexico Rail Runner Express connects neighboring cities, like Albuquerque to Santa Fe.
When to visit
Santa Fe has lovely weather throughout the year. Winters are often warm during the day, with abundant “sunny” moments. Though springs and early summers are rather hot and unpleasant, the weather becomes lovely after mid-july.
Points of Interest (Places to Visit)
Santa Fe has a lot of interesting places to visit, like the New Mexico History Museum, St. Francis Cathedral, Loretto Chapel, New Mexico Museum of Art, etc.
There are a wide range of hotels and Bed & breakfasts to stay in Santa Fe, starting from budget hotels, like Comfort Suites, Holiday Inn Express Suites Cerrillos to luxury hotels, like Eldorado and La Fonda Hotel.
Last Updated : November 12, 2014