Office of Historic-Artistic Patrimony & archives



Appointments are required for any type of personal or professional research or use of the collections of the Archdiocese of Santa Fe.  This includes and is not limited to church history, library research, genealogical or family history research, etc.

Please contact the office by telephone at 505.983.3811 to schedule an appointment.  Due to the large number of requests for appointments you should schedule an appointment prior to your desired visit to the archives. 


Photograph and Filming Policy

Professional photography and filming, for academic or commercial use, is not permitted without submission of an application for photography/filming.  Application requests must be submitted to the Archdiocese of Santa Fe, Office of Historic- Artistic Patrimony and Archives prior to photograph/filming.

Please contact the office by telephone at 505.983.3811 for more information.

Archbishop's Commission for the Preservation of Historic New Mexico Churches

Administered by the Office of Historic-Artistic Patrimony and Archives.

The commission was established to assist historic churches within the archdiocese and communities with preservation work on their churches.  The commission should be notified for the development of preservation/maintenance projects, preservation requests and request to access churches should be submitted to Office of Historic-Artistic Patrimony and Archives, 223 Cathedral Place, Santa Fe, NM 87505.


Bernadette Lucero
Director(Curator/ Archivist)
Phone: 505.983.3811
Fax: 505.992.0341
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James Clokey
Archival/Curatorial Assistant
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223 Cathedral Place
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Archdiocesan Museum Hours of Operation
9:00am -12:00pm and
1:00pm -4pm. 
Please be advised that the Archdiocesan Museum is subject to closure.