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2nd Saturday at Casa San Ysidro: 1950s

Casa San Ysidro invites our neighbors, partners, and the public to immerse ourselves in all things 1950s.


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Jul 08, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM


Casa San Ysidro
973 Old Church Road
Albuquerque, NM 87048


Our new collections book is out and we want to celebrate with a party at Casa. Join us for a look into 1950s Casa San Ysidro, before its life as a museum, during its construction by local community members and its owners, the Minge. New Mexico was a busy place in the 1950s - think of the science, the art, the writing, and the archaeology. How does Casa San Ysidro fit into this context? How did this 19th Century territorial abode house grow into a Spanish colonial rancho without a time machine? We will reveal all!

Music from 2 - 3:30 with Jody Vanesky and Groove Time! Jump blues and swing. Raise a little dancing dust!


Free admission and programming at Casa San Ysidro from 1 - 4 p.m. on the second Saturday of every month. Visitors are invited to take self-paced tours of this historic property.


2nd Saturday at Casa San Ysidro: 1950s

CASA SAN YSIDRO by Ward Alan Minge, the 1st book in the Albuquerque Museum Collection Series published by the Museum of New Mexico Press


Emily Stovel