Border Patrol Museum
4315 Transmountain Dr
Hours: Open Tuesday thru Sunday, 9am - 5pm
Learn the history of the U.S. Border Patrol from the old west to the present. Static displays of aircraft and vehicles used by the patrol, surveillance equipment, confiscated items and more. This 10,000 square foot museum is a good stop along with the Wilderness Park Museum next door.
500 W University Ave
El Paso, Texas 79902
Hours: Call for additional information
The museum, on the campus of the University of Texas at El Paso, is a natural and cultural history museum focusing on the Southwest and Mexico. It fulfills its mission by exhibits, education programs, and research.
El Paso Museum of Art
1 Arts Festival Plaza
Hours: Closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Regular Museum hours: Tues - Sat, 9am – 5pm, Sunday noon - 5pm. Galleries closed to public Mondays
Located in downtown, the museum offers a celebrated permanent collection and a regular calendar of featured exhibits.
El Paso Museum of History
12901 Gateway Blvd W
Hours: Open Tue -Sun 9am - 4:30pm
This museum displays the colorful history of Indians, conquistadors, vaqueros, cowboys and Cavalrymen who played a role in settling the Southwest.
El Paso Science Museum
12901 Gateway Blvd W
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 9am -5pm
Over 80 hands-on science and technology exhibits located in a new building in the City Hall parking lot downtown.
Museum of Archeology at Wilderness Park Museum
4301 Transmountain Dr
Hours: Open Tuesday – Sunday, 9am – 5pm
Located on Transmountain Road near Highway 54 in Northeast El Paso, this museum tells of man's adaptation to the desert environment. There is a mile long nature trail and great views of the mountains and valleys.
Natural History Museum
9348 Dyer St.
Hours: Call for days and hours of operation
The Natural History Museum of El Paso fills 30,000 sq. ft. with more than 300 exhibits spanning the wonders of the universe, from the progression of life on earth to the dawn of civilization to today's marvels. Paleomania features the great international fossil collection, Tutankhamun displays treasures from one of the most famous and richest tombs ever discovered, and Starscape illustrates the cosmos with spectacular photography.
Biggs Army Air Field, Bldg
Hours: 9am - 4pm, weekdays, and noon - 4pm Saturday and Sunday
Tiqua Cultural Center
305 Yaya Ln
Hour: Open from 8:30am - 5pm, Tuesday – Sunday
The center features a Tigua tribe museum, including its relationship to the Tiwas of Northern New Mexico, and their arts and crafts.
U.S. Army Air Defense Museum
Bldg 5000th Fort Bliss
Hours: 9am - 4:30pm daily
The museum includes an outdoor weapons park, with weaponry ranging from early anti-aircraft guns to the Hawk missile.
New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum
4100 Dripping Springs Rd.
Located 45 miles north of El
Hours: 9am - 5pm, Wednesday – Sunday
The museum has several exhibits on farming and ranching, plus Southwestern art exhibits. The museum offers an insect zoo and wildflower and native plant garden. Domestic animals on site include burros, churro sheep, Longhorn cattle and dairy cows. Milking demonstrations are at 11am and 3pm.
War Eagles Museum
8012 Airport Rd.
Hours: Tuesday - Sunday 10am to 4pm
Located at the Santa Teresa, New Mexico Airport, this unique museum is only 20 minutes from downtown El Paso. The warbirds of World War II and Korea, and other historic military aircraft, are displayed in a 54,000-square-foot building and the surrounding area. The collection includes the P-51 Mustang, P-38 Lightning, A26 Invader, and the German Fieseler-Storch. Among later era aircraft are the F-86 Sabre and MIG-15s.