Hondo is the home of one of New Mexico's most successful jewelry studios: featuring the work of artist Alice Warder Seely. Seely's pewter jewelry is purchased by over 500 galleries, national parks, and museum gift stores throughout the USA. Take a guided tour to see how molds are made, how jewelry is cast, hand finished, and packaged. Free gifts for children under 12. Buy direct at factory prices. Combine your visit with a visit to the Hondo Iris Farm. Open 8-4, Tuesday-Friday. 575. 653.4062 Mile Marker 286, Hwy 70 (between Ruidoso and Roswell).
One of New Mexico's most beautiful gardens and a must see for area visitors.We have over 1000 prize winning potted iris, ready for immediate planting.. Guests can stroll through the botanical garden or sit in 'the hummingbird porch.' The garden features a pond with a fountain, picnic tables, a wooded area, and a gallery in a 100 year old adobe building. The gallery has a celebrated collection of folk art from around the world. Free Admission, Open Tuesday - Friday, 8-5, Saturday 10-2. 575-653-4062
24 miles east of Ruidoso, Hwy 70, MM 284.
Located in historic San Patricio, New Mexico;the Hurd Gallery is home to the spectacular art of the Hurd family: Peter Hurd, Henriette Wyeth Hurd, and their son, Michael Hurd. The gallery also features a selection of works by world renowned artists N.C. and Andrew Wyeth. We invite you to be our guests at the gallery and extend your stay in one of our five unique New Mexican style casitas, which can house between 2 to 10 guest. We also provide a scenic and unique location for weddings or gatherings!