CAPITAL: Santa Fe
STATEHOOD: 1912; 47th state
ATTRACTIONS: Aztec Ruins National Monument, Carlsbad Caverns National Park
FUN FACT: Taos Pueblo, in north-central New Mexico, has been continuously inhabited by Pueblo people for more than 700 years.
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Photo credits: Jeanninebryan, Dreamstime (bear); Sekarb, Dreamstime (roadrunner); Tamara Kulikova, Dreamstime (yucca); iStockphoto, Dreamstime (flag); maogg, iStockphoto (quarter)
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