Downtown Cerrillos, looking north. This street was one of the locations used in John Carpenter's 1998 movie, Vampires. The town has appeared in other movies as well.
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Cerrillos was a mining town and different things were mined frrom the "little hills" ... turquoise, gold, silver and lead.
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|The Cerrillos Bar, which had its named changed to Mary's Bar for the movie Vampires ... and then nobody bothered to change it back.|| |
|The latest census indicated Cerrillos had a population of 229 people. The village is also home to a petting zoo. Here, my friend Connie waits patiently while I take a photograph.|| |
|Connie and myself in Cerrillos in August, 2007. The historic St. Joseph's Church is behind us.|| |
One last look at the buildings in Cerrillos before moving on.
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