** Currently the Taos Pueblo is closed to visitors. Please visit taospueblo.com for up-to-date information.**
NOTICE FOR ALL TRAVELERS: As of May 3, 2021, Taos County is considered “Low Risk” or at the Turquoise Level according to New Mexico’s state guidelines.
Please visit New Mexico Department of Health for detailed information on the status of COVID-19 in the State. For County to County restrictions visit https://cv.nmhealth.org/public-health-orders-and-executive-orders/red-to-green/
In order to support Taos’ small businesses and our local economy, it is imperative that we all do our part to follow COVID-Safe Practices.
What does Turquoise Level mean?
Essential businesses (non-retail): No capacity restrictions but operations must be limited to only those absolutely necessary to carry out essential functions
Essential retail spaces: 75% of maximum capacity indoors; no restrictions on outdoor spaces.
Food and drink establishments (if NM Safe Certified): 75% of maximum capacity for indoor dining; 75% of maximum capacity for outdoor dining
Close-contact businesses: 75% of maximum capacity; no restrictions on outdoor spaces
Large entertainment venues: 33% of maximum capacity for any indoor/enclosed space on premises; 75% of any outdoor space on premises
Recreational facilities: 50% of maximum capacity of any indoor/enclosed space on the premises; 75% of any outdoor space on premises
Bars and clubs: 33% of maximum capacity of any indoor/enclosed space on premises; 75% of any outdoor space on premises, where applicable
All other businesses: 75% of maximum capacity indoors; no restrictions on outdoor spaces
Houses of worship: May operate at 100% capacity indoors or outdoors should they so choose
Places of lodging: No maximum occupancy restrictions for those that have completed NM Safe Certified training; 50% of maximum occupancy for all others; 15 guests maximum for vacation rentals
Mass gatherings limit: 150 persons
If you have further questions, don’t hesitate to leave a message or call between the hours of 8am and 5pm, Monday thru Friday to speak to an information specialist. 1-800-732-8267
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For updates on events scheduled in Taos, view our events calendar.
- The State of New Mexico
- New Mexico Department of Health
- New Mexico Tourism Department
- U.S. Travel Association
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention