Welcome to the Nob Hill Neighborhoods Website

Welcome to the Nob Hill Neighborhoods Website
by Chris Lucas

The Nob Hill Neighborhoods form a unique & compact village set in the middle of an urban metropolis. sitting on both sides of the Central Ave/Route 66 Corridor, the eight Nob Hill Neighborhoods & Business Districts contain (almost) everything a self-contained town needs to prosper. Groceries & dining, recreation & entertainment, health services, employment & housing.
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Nob Hill Neighborhood Murals

Nob Hill Neighborhood Murals
by Chris Lucas

The Nob Hill Neighborhoods provide wonderful spaces for murals. MuralFest is a local group that organizes (almost) yearly festivals over several weeks, as participants create their masterpieces. The website Los Muros de Burque puts it all together in the city—I count at least 12 murals in Nob Hill from their list, however, walk & you’ll find many more. Some Nob Hill murals below…
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Nob Hill Neighborhoods Maps

Nob Hill Neighborhoods Maps
by Chris Lucas

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Nob Hill Neighborhood Maps

Nob Hill Neighborhood Maps
by Chris Lucas

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MetroABQ Historic Architecture Styles: Territorial

MetroABQ Historic Architecture Styles: Territorial
by Chris Lucas

From Wiki: Territorial Style was an architectural style of building developed and used in the New Mexico Territory from the time of the American occupation in 1846 until 1912,[1] at which time New Mexico stopped being a territory & became a stateA vernacular subgroup, from 1860-1935, of the Territorial Style is known as the Folk Territorial, Folk Carpenter, & Spanish Folk Territorial. The style was found "particularly in Northern New Mexico", & consisted of applied wood Greek RevivalGothic details, added to the building styles of the Pueblos & the Spanish missions in New Mexico, the Northern New Mexico adobe building construction style.[2] Following the increase of its popularity in the 1930s & 1940s, it became referred to as the Territorial Revival style, which became another popular building style alongside New Mexico's Pueblo Revival style.  Read More


Nob Hill Neighborhoods: History & Architecture Walks

Nob Hill Neighborhoods: History & Architecture Walks
by Chris Lucas

Nob Hill has so much to offer, from architectural walks through the historic residential neighborhoods, to uniquely built commercial spaces along the commercial corridors in the neighborhoods, straddling both sides of the famed Motheroad of Route 66.  Read More


Nob Hill Neighborhoods Newsletter -- Fall '18

Nob Hill Neighborhoods Newsletter -- Fall '18
by Chris Lucas

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MetroABQ Historic Overlay Zones Map

MetroABQ Historic Overlay Zones Map
by Chris Lucas
Historic Neighborhoods Map of the MetroABQ

Historic Neighborhoods Map of the MetroABQ

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