Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Santa Fe Virginity Shrine To Be Sold.(Metropolitan)

Byline: Journal Staff Report

A Santa Fe landmark of sorts may soon change hands.

An estate on Don Gaspar Avenue that is called The Shrine to Virginity by its brother and sister owners has been advertised for sale this week in newspapers.

But the owners still won't talk about their large, two-story home on approximately five acres or why they have maintained The Shrine to Virginity for years.

Amado and Marylinda Gutierrez, who routinely decline interviews, display their ideas on the value of virginity with a five-panel billboard seen through a wrought-iron gate facing 1596 Don Gaspar and copies of four scripture-filled pages rolled up and stuck in the gate for anyone interested in an explanation. …

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