Free Visitor Guide
Los Alamos, New Mexico is a scenic mountain town located just 33 miles northwest of Santa Fe. Built on mesa tops, you’ll find 360-degree views of canyons, mountains, forests and the New Mexico sky. The site of the top-secret Manhattan Project, the historic guard tower and replica of the guard gate at the town’s entrance provide a glimpse of the area’s once-classified World War II beginnings and the rich historical attractions beyond. In addition, outdoor enthusiasts marvel at the abundance of recreation opportunities available year-round including hiking, mountain biking, skiing, golfing and swimming.