• Downtown & Juarez
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  • 19 - El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center
  • 715 N. Oregon
    El Paso, TX 79902
    (915) 351-0048
  • http://www.elpasoholocaustmuseum.org
  • The El Paso Holocaust Museum & Study Center was established to educate the public about the Nazi Holocaust, and to honor those who perished and those who survived. The museum houses exhibits that trace the rise of the Third Reich, the mass deportations of millions of German and European citizens to ghettos and concentration camps, their valiant resistance efforts, and the liberation of the camps by Allied Forces in the closing days of World War II. Open Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m.- 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1-5 p.m., closed on Monday.
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  • 20 - El Paso Museum of Art
  • One Arts Festival Plaza
    El Paso, TX 79901
    (915) 532-1707
  • http://www.elpasoartmuseum.org
  • The El Paso Museum of Art houses a permanent collection of more than 6,000 works of art, including the Samuel H. Kress Collection of European art from the 13th-18th centuries, American art from the 19th to the 21st century, and Mexican colonial art and retablos from the southwestern United States and Mexico. Open Tuesday- Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Thursdays to 9 p.m.); Sunday, noon - 5 p.m.
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  • 21 - El Paso Museum of History
  • 510 N. Santa Fe Street
    El Paso, TX 79901
    (915) 351-3588
  • http://www.elpasotexas.gov/history
  • The El Paso Museum of History opened in its expanded, downtown location in June of 2007. New permanent exhibits highlight the story of El Paso del Norte since the arrival of the Spanish in 1598. The museum also features temporary exhibits related to the region’s complex multicultural history. Open Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday, noon - 5 p.m.
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  • 22 - Insights El Paso Science Museum
  • 505 N. Santa Fe Street
    El Paso, TX 79901
    (915) 534-0000
  • http://www.insightselpaso.org/
  • Visitors to Insights discover the wonders of science, from millions-ofyears- old fossils to bubbles and magnets, through exhibits designed to make learning an active, hands-on, experience, complemented by changing temporary exhibits. Admission charge. Open Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
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  • 23 - Lynx Exhibits
  • 300 W. San Antonio Ave.
    El Paso, TX 79901
    (915) 533-4330
  • http://www.lynxexhibits.com/
  • Lynx Exhibits offers a changing calendar of exhibits, ranging from Robots to King Tut to Bodies Human – Anatomy in Motion. Admission charge; group rates available. Open Tues. Wed. Sat. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Thurs. Fri. 10 a.m. - 9 p.m., Sunday Noon - 6 p.m. Last admission one hour prior to closing.
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  • 24 - Museo de Arte e Historia del INBA de Ciudad Juárez
  • Avenida Lincoln y Coyoacán
    – Zona Pronaf
    Ciudad Juárez 32310
    Chihuahua, México
    (011-52) 656-616-7414
  • http://www.visitelpaso.com/
  • The Juárez Museum of Art of the National Institute of Fine Arts, features Mexican art from different periods by local and internationally known artists. Open Tuesday- Sunday 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
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  • 25 - Museo Histórico de Ciudad Juárez
  • Avenida 16 de Septiembre y
    Avenida Juárez, Centro
    Histórico, Ciudad Juárez
    32000 Chihuahua, México.
    (011-52) 656-612-4707
  • http://www.visitelpaso.com/
  • Housed in the Old Customs House (Aduana Fronteriza), the Juárez City History Museum features permanent exhibits about the different periods of Mexican History, with emphasis on the Colonial period, the Porfiriato and the Mexican Revolution. Temporary exhibits cover a wide range of subjects, not limited to Mexico. There are extensive programs for secondary school students and movies from the golden age of Mexican cinema, as well as special events, concerts and puppet shows. Open Tuesday - Sunday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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  • 26 - Museo de Arqueología El Chamizal
  • Carlos Pellicer, No 1 Interior,
    Parqué El Chamizal
    Next to the Bridge of the
    Americas/Cordova Bridge in
    Ciudad Juárez 33200
    Chihuahua, México
    (011-52) 656-611-1048
  • http://www.visitelpaso.com/
  • Mexico’s Chamizal museum features the Cultures of the North Room with authentic artifacts from pre- Columbian Casas Grandes and a gallery with paintings and sculpture from well-known local and international artists. Open Tuesday-Saturday, 9 a.m.- 5.p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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  • 27 - Railroad and Transportation Museum of El Paso
  • 400 W. San Antonio Avenue
    El Paso, TX 79901
    (915) 422-3420
  • http://www.elpasorails.org/
  • A restored 1857 4-4-0 “Classic American” locomotive is on display, along with exhibits on the history of EP & SW No. 1, the construction of the second transcontinental railroad through El Paso, the lives of railroad workers and their jobs, and the role of railroads in wartime. Other exhibits cover the evolution of urban transportation from mule cars to the streamlined streetcars of the mid- 20th century. Open Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m., or by appointment.