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The Heart of Taos, New Mexico

The John Dunn House Shops line a beautiful pedestrian walkway linking Taos Plaza and Bent Street, with plenty of FREE PARKING nearby.
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Driving Directions

Once you arrive in Taos, you'll want to head toward Taos Plaza, and the center of Town.  The John Dunn Shops are tucked away one block north of the Plaza.  Street access is from Camino de la Placita on the west or Bent Street on the east.  Use our Area Parking Map to find the nearest parking.

From Albuquerque: I-25 North to Santa Fe; exit on Hwy. 599 North to bypass Santa Fe; Hwy. 285 to Hwy. 68 to Taos. Just before the center of Town, turn left at the first stoplight after McDonalds, onto Camino de la Placita. Curve right at the next stoplight and go through one stop sign. The shops are on your right behind a two-hour parking lot. On your left is the entrance to a free lot.

From Arizona: I-40 to Albuquerque; I-25 to Santa Fe; Hwy. 285 to Hwy. 68 to Taos. Just before the center of Town, turn left at the first stoplight after McDonalds, onto Camino de la Placita. Curve right at the next stoplight and go through one stop sign. The shops are on your right behind a two-hour parking lot. On your left is the entrance to a free lot..

From Denver: I-25 to Colorado Springs to Walsenburg; Hwy. 160 to Fort Garland; Hwy. 159 and Hwy. 522 to Taos. Just before the center of Town, turn right at the stoplight on Camino de la Placita. Go through two stop signs. The shops are immediately on your left, behind a two-hour parking lot. On your right is the entrance to a free lot.

From Vail: I-70 to Copper Mountain; Hwy. 91 to Leadville; Hwy. 24 and Hwy. 17 to Alamosa; Hwy. 285 to Tres Piedras; Hwy. 64 to Taos. Just before the center of Town, turn right at the stoplight on Camino de la Placita. Go through two stop signs. The shops are immediately on your left, behind a two-hour parking lot. On your right is the entrance to a free lot.

From Breckenridge: Hwy. 9 to Fairplay; Hwy. 285 and Hwy. 17 to Alamosa; Hwy. 285 to Tres Piedras; Hwy. 64 to Taos. Just before the center of Town, turn right at the stoplight on Camino de la Placita. Go through two stop signs. The shops are immediately on your left, behind a two-hour parking lot. On your right is the entrance to a free lot.

From Crested Butte: Hwy. 135 to Gunnison; Hwy. 50 to Hwy. 285 to Hwy. 17 to Alamosa; Hwy. 285 to Tres Piedras; Hwy. 64 to Taos. Just before the center of Town, turn right at the stoplight on Camino de la Placita. Go through two stop signs. The shops are immediately on your left, behind a two-hour parking lot. On your right is the entrance to a free lot.

From Purgatory/Durango: Hwy. 160 to Pagosa Springs; Hwy. 84 to Chama; Hwy. 17 to Antonito; Hwy. 285 to Tres Piedras; Hwy. 64 to Taos. Just before the center of Town, turn right at the stoplight on Camino de la Placita. Go through two stop signs. The shops are immediately on your left, behind a two-hour parking lot. On your right is the entrance to a free lot.

From West Texas: I-40 to Clines Corners; Hwy. 285 to I-25 to Santa Fe; Hwy. 285 to Hwy. 68 to Taos. Just before the center of Town, turn left at the first stoplight after McDonalds, onto Camino de la Placita. Curve right at the next stoplight and go through one stop sign. The shops are on your right behind a two-hour parking lot. On your left is the entrance to a free lot..