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Taos Art Museum

227 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, Fechin House, Taos, NM 87571-7316
+1 575-758-2690
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I spent about 1 1/2 hours browsing and admiring the house ( which is a piece of art) as well as the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pam K
via mobile
Fechin House

The Museum is housed in the home that Nicolai Fechin built and lived in. He is known as one of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rea C
Marina del Rey, California
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Taos's newest museum, opened in 1994, has a collection of works by early members of the Taos Society of Artists never seen before by the public.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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227 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, Fechin House, Taos, NM 87571-7316
+1 575-758-2690
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent about 1 1/2 hours browsing and admiring the house ( which is a piece of art) as well as the work of local artists. The studio had several interactive stations for people of all ages. There is a food forest with events free...More

Thank Pam K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Museum is housed in the home that Nicolai Fechin built and lived in. He is known as one of the most important portrait painters of the 20th Century but was also an amazing wood carver as is evidenced in the home in just about...More

Thank Rea C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The house, his paintings and his studio reveal an astonishing view into an era as well as an exceptional artist. He built much of the furniture and hand carved decor throughout.(influenced greatly by his native Russia. One could sense his love for his father and...More

Thank Lemuria9
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Just a beautiful setting for exhibition of western artwork. The house shows influences from Spain and Russia as well as the Southwest. Besides the house and its two stories of exhibits, there is a garden and a studio in a separate building. Take the time...More

Thank Trainman334
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Artwork and architecture outstanding. Incredible! Although Fechin designed the house and some of his artwork is displayed, there are other SW artists on view, especially the work of John Duntin(?). The house, as described, is an incredible mix of SW and Russian style and is...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This visit unexpectedly was the highlight of our afternoon in Taos. We drove down from Red River and a hotel manager suggested we stop by the Frechin place. We knew nothing and almost missed it by not giving ourselves time. Unexpectedly refreshingly unique in a...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We were not familiar with Fechin, but went to this museum on recommendation of an artist friend. This turned out to be one of the best stops on our trip. The house is amazing and a great tribute to Fechin's woodworking skills. Take the time...More

Thank jamesjQ7894IT
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Not all of the art was our style, but the building itself is incredible. The hand carved woodwork in the building is beyond compare. It was well worth the visit and the exhibit of Western Art really appealed to us.

Thank Jimbo904
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I found the museum by just walking on the right street. It is a house which is beautiful in itself with western pieces and artist paintings. Don't miss the 2nd floor room or glass room.

Thank nrema_11
Reviewed 5 July 2017

The home itself is charming, the woodwork and original fittings/furniture amazing. Really enjoyed wandering with only a few other visitors. Garden and grounds to also enjoy and a lovely gift shop with a tasteful selection of moderately priced items.

Thank Maclean7
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Response from itsallgood_really | Reviewed this property |
just found this: $10/Adult; $9/Senior; $6/Student. Group Rate: $8 (ten visitors or more, with one transaction) Children under 12 are FREE.