Caverns, The, Historic District

End of NM 7
Carlsbad, New Mexico

Historic Document

Caverns, The, Historic District is located in Eddy County, New Mexico certified as a historic location on Thursday August 18, 1988. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Hotel, Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Pedestrian Related, Secondary Structure, Warehouse. Caverns, The, Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Politics/Government, Architecture.

Caverns, The, Historic District Information

Other Name: Carlsbad Caverns National Park Headquarters Area
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1927, 1928, 1929
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Vint,Thomas C.; Et al.
Architectural Style: New Mexican Territorial
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Caverns, The, Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 130
Number of historically contributing buildings: 12
Number of historically contributing sites: 5
Number of historically contributing structures: 4
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 5
Number of noncontributing sites: 5
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Carlsbad Historic Locations Eddy County Historic Locations New Mexico Historic Locations