Santa Fe, New Mexico
Experience accurate, entertaining and informative tours with local professional historian.
Regularly scheduled Artists and Acequia, Bars and Brothels, Bread and Chocolate, Garden, Ghost, Jewish Legacy and Women’s history tours. Custom and out-of-town tours available.
If the name doesn’t draw you in, the tours will!
Bread and Chocolate: An Artisanal Epicurean Delight! Come on a unique tasting experience where you will enjoy sampling fresh breads and crêpes as well as cacao drinks and sumptuous chocolates from the kitchens of their creators. Get acquainted with the newly opened Railyard and the Don Gaspar Historic Neighborhood. $65/pp. Min. $140. Fridays 10AM.
Artists and Acequias: A Guided Walking Tour of Canyon Rd/Eastside.
Would you like to find your way in one of the older and more scenic neighborhoods with a local historian? Learn about the artists and writers who made Santa Fe one of the largest art markets in the US. See the mother ditch and find out about unique community events. $25/pp. Min $60; Mondays 10 AM
Bars and Brothels in Santa Fe: A Red Light Tour
Try this adult alternative to ghost tours and explore some of the city’s more famous watering holes and hangouts, past and present, in the downtown and Guadalupe area. End the tour at one of these “colorful” places! $25/pp Min. $60 Weds, Sats 7:30 PM winter; 8:30 PM summer
Garden Tour: Past and Present
Explore Santa Fe gardens with local gardener and historian. See what it takes to make these cool, quiet spaces in galleries, public buildings and private places.
$30/pp Min $65. Tuesdays, 9:30AM
Ghost Tour: The Dark Side of Santa Fe
Come with the Travel Channel ghost tour guide and hear about the ever-present personalities behind the walls of both public and private buildings in Santa Fe including the two haunted houses she lived in. No gimmicks! Just good
stories! $20/$10. Sundays, Thursdays, 5:30 or 7:30 PM. Min. $45
The Jewish Legacy in NM: A History Different
Come on the original Santa Fe tour with a unique cultural perspective! Explore New Mexico history a little more in depth with a local historian and find out how Jews were both Hispanos and Anglos. Find out about the twenty-first-century Jewish community. $25/pp. Min. $60
Thursdays 10 AM
Women in NM History: A Different Downtown Tour
Santa Fe will never look the same to you again after this downtown tour! Learn about some of the prominent and notorious women who made this town home and where they lived, loved and worked. $25/pp Thursday. 1:30 PM. Min. $60
Stefanie Beninato is one of the famous, unknown tour guides in the Santa Fe area. Plying her trade for several years, Stefanie is dedicated to providing entertaining, informative and accurate experiences. She is a near-native and lover of the Southwest, having earned a doctorate from the University of New Mexico in Southwest history. Stefanie has also worked for the state museum systems in a variety of capacities and participated in archaeological digs and field work here. Besides touring, Stefanie lectures, does research, mediations, facilitations and workplace trainings.
A Well-Born Guide/Have Ph.D., Will Travel
PO Box 1601
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504
505 988 8022