Loretto Chapel Staircase, Santa Fe, NM A masterpiece—and mystery—of woodworking, this spiral structure is entirely self-supporting, without any central column to provide stability and with wooden pegs instead of nails.
Stairway to Heaven — The Loretto Chapel in Visit Santa Fe, New Mexico contains a staircase that is an architectural marvel. The staircase, built between 1877 and makes two turns, has no visible means of support, and contains no glue or na
Miraculous Staircase in the Loretto Chapel, Sante Fe, New Mexico. built by an unknown carpenter, without using a single nail. You can read the entire story in Chicken Soup for the Christian Family Soul.