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This great video created by the Smithsonian Institution details the Journey Stories exhibit organized by the Old Trails Museum at La Posada Hotel. This exhibit is on view now through August 4, 2013, and the admission is FREE!
In 1932, Lorenzo Hubbell of the famous Hubbell Trading Post network commissioned Sam and Julia Joe to weave the world’s largest Navajo Rug for promotional purposes. It has not been seen in public in over 50 years. Allan Affeldt purchased the rug in 2012. … Continue reading
In 1958, during a particularly sad moment in La Posada’s history, the entire contents of the hotel were packed into boxcars and shipped to Albuquerque for auction. Most of the furnishings vanished forever. Only a handful of original items have … Continue reading
A film journey through the seasons and time of Mary Colter’s architectural masterpiece La Posada – the historic Harvey House Hotel located in Winslow, Arizona.
Learn the fascinating story behind the famous La Posada Hotel located in Winslow, Arizona. Allan Affeldt, owner and general manager of La Posada, hosts a brief historical overview of architect Mary Colter’s amazing Harvey House, built for the Santa Fe … Continue reading
So far September is being very good for La Posada’s several acres of gardens. July and August were a challenge for the gardens and gardeners. We received virtually no rain in both July and August, and the average temperature for the month … Continue reading