Address: Kit Carson Ave., Taos, New Mexico. County/parish: Taos.
1 contributing building.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.
The Kit Carson House is a historic house museum at 113 Kit Carson Road in central Taos, New Mexico. Built in 1825, it was from 1843 until his death the home of frontiersman Kit Carson (1809-1868). A good example of Spanish Colonial architecture, it is now owned by the local Masonic fraternity, and serves as a museum dedicated to Carson's life. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1963.(read more...)
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National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000948