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Cultural Center of Mesilla

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Address: 2231 Calle de Parian, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
Phone Number:
+1 575-523-3988

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No longer at this location

This particular establishment is no longer at the Mesilla location. Google "Casa Camino Real" in nearby Las Cruces for current status and address. Also, at least one review... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2015
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

This particular establishment is no longer at the Mesilla location. Google "Casa Camino Real" in nearby Las Cruces for current status and address. Also, at least one review here sounds like they were actually at the NM Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum in Las Cruces, NM.

3 Thank 408cheryllb
Helotes, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2015

What we liked about this place is that it gives you a snapshot of what is going on in town and a bit of history. Like festivals and events. The downtown area is very picturesque and that is what attracted us to this place.

1 Thank FIDEL s
Carefree, Arizona
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288 reviews
124 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Great Place! We did cover the interior areas which provided so much western history and Farming in New Mexico. It is set outside of the town and is also a working farm where folks can feel like they are seeing farm life. We did not visit the barns or the animals but there were many families on the grounds. Lots... More 

1 Thank creekertraveller
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2012

I'm glad I stopped the first time. I see no reason to go back. I have to type at least 100 characters, but I said it all.

1 Thank ERIC M
Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 May 2012

go visit every shop and wine bar. you won't regret it.

1 Thank john b
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2012

Denise Chavez, the museum's director, is a fountain of knowledge about NM history and the Hispanic culture. It was fun to talk to her about Billy the Kid and then to see her in the PBS American Experience show on Billy the Kid.

5 Thank Retiredinsf
Roswell, New Mexico
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27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2011

I enjoyed the informational flyers and the stories some of the guests had about Mesilla. Every story from UFO sightings to out of this world dining experiance with movie stars. This place is a must visit for New Mexico

2 Thank jan w
Bay Area
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842 reviews
133 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2011

A block away from La Plazita Super cool adventure into the nostalgic past Must visit historical building displaying Hispanic/world literature, art, & music The Executive Director of the Center is the renowned Chicana writer, Denise Chavez; she is very gracious and has a million great stories to share

2 Thank Rosquete

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