6853
Santa Fe
New Mexico Puebloan Christmas Dances and Winter Solstice Celebrations
Program No. 6853RJ
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At a Glance

Experience the ceremonial dances of the Pueblo people. Christmas is a time of the year when Pueblo and Spanish beliefs and customs blend in a unique way. Enjoy five days of Puebloan dances at several Rio Grande Pueblos. Road Scholar’s experts reflect this region's cultural diversity and share it with you.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Commemorate the longest night of the year as Puebloan, Christian and other spiritual beliefs merge in a celebration of the winter solstice Native-American style.
  • Classes on history and ceremonials reveal the meaning and symbolism of Pueblo dances.
  • An expert-led field trip showcases one of the finest museums of Native American history and culture in the Southwest.
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