El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro
El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro, also Camino de la Plata, Silver Street, Silver Street, is a historic Handelsverbindungsweg between Mexico City and Santa Fe ( New Mexico), USA Today; Since 1 August 2010, is part of the World Heritage route.
From the mid-16th century, the way was three centuries mainly for transporting silver from silver Mexican cities like Zacatecas, Guanajuato and San Luis Potosí to the north to cross the Rio Grande at El Paso, Texas to New Mexico in the United States.
The trail was taken up in 1986 by the American Society of Civil Engineers in the List of Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks.
In 2000 the section of El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro in the United States between the Mexican-American border at El Paso and Santa Fe with a length of 404 miles was (650 mi) under the name El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail was added to the National Trails system. The National Park Service and the Bureau of Land Management coordinating the various memorials and museums and offer maps and a uniform signage.