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El Paso Museum of History

510 N Santa Fe St, El Paso, TX
+1 915-212-3120
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Great gem!!

We found his museum right across from our hotel in the downtown of El Paso. This museum has many... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Stopped for a quick lunch as we driving through El Paso, ended up visiting the museum. Spent over... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
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Established in 1974, this museum contains life-size exhibits depicting El Paso's history.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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510 N Santa Fe St, El Paso, TX
+1 915-212-3120
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We found his museum right across from our hotel in the downtown of El Paso. This museum has many interactive activities for young people , and many interesting items for mature people. Stop in. Pics-1900 fire engine in mint condition and a door from 1700...More

Thank CamPete31
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Stopped for a quick lunch as we driving through El Paso, ended up visiting the museum. Spent over an hour and learned a lot about the city, region and got to look at a number of great artifacts. Definitely worth going to see this!

1  Thank F B
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Museum of the arts and culture of El Paso, Texas. No entrance fee, donations suggested. Are of museum is in the theater area of Downtown El Paso.

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is an excellent museum to learn more about El Paso. There is a great map showing how the area grew from it's beginnings. There are great exhibits and the rock collection is amazing.

Thank GypsyTexas
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed learning about history of El Paso in this museum. Mostly it treats history simplistically but appeals to he young and young still heart. Exhibits good but certainly not overwhelming. A nice way to spend an hours plus. May be a springboard for more discussion...More

Thank efloresNY
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Loved all the interactive things for the kids. I will admit the hubby and I joined in as well. We enjoyed the great history lesson! What a great place to be!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Had the chance to visit this modest museum, I loved the way they describe the history of both sister cities El Paso and Juarez, the pieces transport you to those days were El Paso started his history. In the exterior they have a pretty cool...More

Thank AngelCamont
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I definitely enjoyed learning about the history of El Paso and seeing several unique and interesting exhibits. I would recommend this to anyone and everyone who will be in town.

1  Thank Clint M
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This museum gave an interesting look at the city of El Paso and its development from a Spanish controlled settlement to a modern American city. I would recommend this to anyone visiting El Paso for the first time.

Thank SHarwa85
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

My friends and I expected to spend 30min here but found the small museum to have really cool exhibits. It was a great first thing to do in El Paso.

Thank kevindief
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