|El Paso Community College
This Texas junior college was founded in 1972.
This historic cemetery is the final resting place
of John Wesley Hardin, "The Fastest Gun in the West."
Painted Dunes Golf Course
Tee-off among sand dunes and desert shrubs: an
unusual but beautiful course built right into the Western Texas
El Paso Museum of Art
Established in 1947, this museum houses permanent
exhibits with more than 5,000 pieces of art, as well an extensive
collection of contemporary works by artists from the southwestern
United States and Mexico.
Hueco Tanks State Historic Site
Spanning more than 860 acres, this park is named
for the large rock basins that have supplied water to this
desert-like region for many centuries.
Emerald Springs Golf Conference Center
Built on a desert spring, this attractive 18-hole
championship course enjoys perfect conditions all year.
Chamizal National Memorial
The 55-acre park at the
Chamizal National Memorial commemorates the dispute's settlement
with a bevy of facilities: 2 miles of foot trails, an outdoor
amphitheater that hosts many free concerts, and a visitor
University of Texas at El Paso
Named in 1967, this educational site was formerly
the State School of Mines and Metallurgy in 1914 and in 1949 it
became Texas Western College.
El Paso Juarez Trolley
"Border Jumper" trolley to Ciudad Juarez, Mexico,
leaves hourly. Group tours can be arranged.
National Border Patrol Museum
The only museum dedicated to
the U.S. Border Patrol, this facility does a good job presenting
displays on all aspects of the federal agency, founded in El Paso in
|Franklin Mountains State Park
America's largest urban park measures more than
24,247 acres, covering 37 square miles.
Speaking Rock Casino and Entertainment Centre
Large gaming and entertainment complex features video
game rooms, Tigua Indian Reservation and Cultural Centre,
restaurants and a bar.
El Paso Symphony Orchestra
Established in 1893, this is one of Texas' oldest
Junior Arts Center
Founded in 1960, this site offers instruction in
painting, ceramics and printmaking.
Located at the El Paso Museum of Art, this
attraction houses sculptures so that the blind can also enjoy art.
El Paso Museum of History
Established in 1974, this museum contains
life-size exhibits depicting El Paso's history.
Wilderness Park Museum
Located in a seventeen-acre area, this site
features exhibits depicting the history of the El Paso people and
how they lived.
Ysleta del Sur Pueblo Museum
This attraction features the culture and history
of the Tigua Indians and is located in the historic
This historic house, built in 1840, is home to the
Ysleta del Sur Pueblo Museum.
Ysleta del Sur Cultural Center
This site includes the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo
Museum, the Alderette-Candelaria House, a gift shop selling crafts
of the Tigua Indians, Indian social dances and a cafe.