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Gallup is one of the most unique places to visit in the country. People come here the over 100 shops and galleries featuring native Pueblo Indian, Hispanic Anglo and Mormon crafts and art. Gallup is one of the few places which has authentic trading posts. People from all over the world come for the silver, turquoise and coral jewelry, the pottery and weavings, and other artworks. The unique atmosphere and architecture of the 12 block downtown district is fascinating to stroll through. Be sure to observe the murals that each depict a moment in the city's history.
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You'll want to see the El Rancho Hotel which in the 1930's through the 1950's was one of popular getaway places for Hollywood stars. If you feel a sense of deja vu it's because Gallup was the backdrop for many Academy award winning movies of that era. Walk where icons like John Wayne, Gregory Peck, Katherine Hepburn and Spencer Tray, and Humphrey Bogart strolled. Of course, Gallup now has many quality, affordable motels in the area.
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People also come to Gallup to experience the beauty of the red rock cliffs and high desert lands. Sacred to the pueblo tribes who revered their homelands for centuries, much of it is unspoiled. Drive a half hour up the road to McGaffey to see a lost forest of pine, oak and aspens in the middle of the desert. Visit the Zuni pueblo. Hike or mountain bike in Cibloia or Gia National Forest. Watch hot air balloons soar over the red cliffs and gulches or glow in the night sky in December. The great outdoors in Gallup is one you won't easily forget.