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Placitas - Image Gallery


The new Placitas Chamber of Commerce web presence features a growing number of images that highlight not only the beauty and wonder of our natural environment, but also illustrate the unique sense of community that exists in Placitas ...We're also host our images at, a free website where community members can share their art, photography and creative spirit!

Placitas - Area Maps



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Placitas - Community Organizations

The Placitas Chamber of Commerce has compiled this list of the various
community-based organizations that are active in community. From
artistic organizations to the Volunteer Fire Brigade, this comprehensive
list provides ways you can engage, participate or enjoy our unique
community. If you're looking for a specific resource that's not a business
member of the Chamber of Commerce you'll most likely find it here.

Placitas - Stories

Placitas View by Jerry Binn 

ON August 24, 1975 my first Placitas home was revealed to me in an unexpected twist of fate. I found it advertised in the Sunday Journal, and I persuaded my husband to take a look at it, just for fun. This was to become the first day of my first incarnation as a Placitan. The house was adobe on a spectacular 1.5 acre lot in the Village, bordering a live acequia lined with cottonwoods. We had been living in the university area of Albuquerque at the time, but everything about Placitas clearly spelled NEW MEXICO.


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