Governor Charles Bent House

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English Governor Charles Bent House

The Governor Bent House is the historic home of Governor Charles Bent who served as the first United States territorial governor of New Mexico.

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English Governor Bent Home

The former home of Governor Bent, the first Governor of New Mexico when it was territorial United States, who was killed here in a raid by angry residents who objected to American rule. This small museum has some artifacts from the uprising, as well as some works from local artists.

Address 117 Bent St
Price $1 adult, $.50 children
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Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA 2.0 by Jim Kimmons
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