Museum of New Mexico http://www.museumofnewmexico.org/
Here is the homepage for the Museum of New Mexico, which houses art, history, and culture collections in four museums and five monuments statewide.
New Mexico State Parks http://www.emnrd.state.nm.us/PRD/Index.htm/
Here is the homepage for New Mexico State Parks.
New Mexico.org http://www.newmexico.org/
Here is the official state tourism website for New Mexico.
Other State Links
50states.com: New Mexico http://www.50states.com/newmexic.htm
The site provides a wealth of information about New Mexico. It includes everything from the highest point to county profile to climate.
Things To Do in New Mexico http://www.thingstodo.com/states/NM/index.htm
ThingsToDo.com is an online guide to information about New Mexico's entertainment, recreation, and travel, and includes the state's interesting facts, famous people, and special events.
New Mexico Magazine http://www.nmmagazine.com/
This online magazine is published in partnership with the New Mexico Tourism Department and provides information about New Mexico's multicultural heritage, arts, climate, environment, and people.
FedStats: MapStat: United States: New Mexico http://www.fedstats.gov/qf/states/35000.html
Fast access to statistics from more than 100 federal agencies on "economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, aviation safety, energy use, farm production and more" in New Mexico.
New Mexico is one of the U.S. leaders in output of uranium and potassium salts.
The movies Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, City Slickers, Wyatt Earp, and Young Guns were all filmed in New Mexico.
In 1824, New Mexico briefly became a Mexican territory, but in 1846 U.S. Gen. William Kearny's troops followed Anglo merchants down the Santa Fe Trail to occupy New Mexico, which became an American territory.
New Mexico's distinctive insignia (found on the state flag) is the Zia Sun Symbol which originated with the Indians of the Zia Pueblo in ancient times. Its design reflects their tribal philosophy, with its wealth of pantheistic spiritualism teaching the basic harmony of all things in the universe.
Some Famous People from this State
Neil Patrick Harris, the TV actor who played Doogie Howser, M.D.
Demi Moore, actress, was born in Roswell, New Mexico in 1962.
John Denver, singer.
Ralph Bunche, Nobel Peace Prize winner.
Oliver LaFarge, Pulitzer Prize Winning author.
William Bonney, a.k.a "Billy the Kid" is New Mexico's most infamous outlaw.