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EL PASO MUSEUM OF HISTORY

510 North Santa Fe Street, El Paso, TX 79901

Since 1974

Educational and Teachers, Culture, Workshops, Group and Boy Scout Programs, Wall, Photographers, Classes, Historical Places, Events, Exhibitions, Collections, Displays & Shops

El Paso History Museum was founded in 1974. It encourages understanding and importance of the border region's rich multicultural and international past known as The North Pass. The museum involves diverse audiences in the discovery of examples of human experience and invites individuals to discover the past and reflect on their role in history. It has an outdoor area measuring over 16,000 feet. The museum tours provide age-appropriate, in-depth overviews of the collections of the museum and bring the past to life for students as they explore history through object-based research. It offers programs for boy and cub scouts. It affords free admission. Wheelchair access is available.

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history.elpasotexas.gov

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Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon Closed

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MAGOFFIN HOME SHS

1120 Magoffin Avenue, El Paso, TX 79901

Since 1875

Receptions, Banquets, Natural Preserve, Courtyard, Guided Tour, Museum, Grounds, Internship Program, Event Spaces, Adult Tour and School Group, Venues, Business Meetings, Historical Places, Landmarks & Weddings Events

'Magoffin Home SHS' presents the tales of a multicultural family who engaged significantly in the growth and colonization and military service of the United States. Designed around 1875 by Joseph Magoffin, this house is a prime example of Territorial style architecture and features a central courtyard and a quiet countryside. You can enjoy visiting the interior of a historic adobe building and learning about the past and heritage of the Southwestern borderlands through the lives and experiences of a prominent El Paso family. It offers Spanish tours Thursday through Saturday. Visitors can also enjoy the peaceful countryside of the house, where they can sit and wait for a trip to start or have a picnic. It affords free admission for five and under. Guided tours are available at any time.

Price: Admission Fees:
Adults $7
Seniors - $6
College Students Adult Tour Groups - $4 Per Person
Family Fee (2 Adults/1 Child or 1 Adult/2 Children) - $14

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Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon Closed

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NATIONAL BORDER PATROL MUSEUM

4315 Woodrow Bean Transmountain Road, El Paso, TX 79924

Since 1985

Gift Shop, Library, Airplanes, Photographs, Equipment, Artifacts, High-Tech Patrol, Boats, Educational Programs, Memorial, Documents Depicting Historical, Guns, Vehicles & Exhibits Uniforms

National Border Patrol Museum is one of over 15,400 museums in the Museums in El Paso, TX. It is a private museum, not for profit, in which displays cover the past of the U.S. Border Patrol, from the old west, prohibition, and the second world war. The museum exhibits traditionally depicting uniforms, machinery, photos, weapons, cars, aircraft, boats, and documents. Museum provides guided tours Tuesdays through Fridays with advance notice. It has made many photos and historical records available to view online. The classic green seafoam color was developed in the 1950s and remained the vehicle's primary color until a new color scheme was introduced in 1995.

Discount: 15% Off on their Gift Shop - 15% Off on In-Store & Online View Deal

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borderpatrolmuseum.com

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Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun & Mon Closed

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