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El Paso Museum of History, El Paso

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#7 of 9 in Museums in El Paso
The El Paso Museum of History exists for the educational benefit of the community and visitors. It promotes the understanding and significance of the rich multicultural and multinational history of the border region known as The Pass of the North. Through exhibits and programs, the Museum involves diverse audiences in exploring varieties of human experience and encourages individuals to explore the past and reflect on their own place in history.
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  • September 22, 2017
    One of the most meager museums I have ever seen. Although it may be able to tell some details of history of El Paso, the Museum seems to be incomplete and appears immediately, without any appeal. Cute anyway digital and interactive screen that allows you to "visit" El Paso and surroundings as well as to see recent photos or old and about some historical facts of the area.
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  • August 19, 2017
    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 wa...  more »
  • July 19, 2017
    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!  more »
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  • July 2, 2017
    The History Museum is very cool in learning about El Paso. It has lots of local reference stations. Only down is that it hasn't changed much in the last 5 years so if you have been by once that's pretty much the only visit you need.
  • June 4, 2017
    Educational museum that claims to present the culture and history of El Paso. It's wonderful that it celebrates the contributions of Hispanics, but it's very sad that it ignores the substantial impact of the other (generally marginalized) ethnic groups (such as Jews) who significantly contributed to the development of the city's vibrant and inclusive culture including the sponsorship of important civic and cultural (including Hispanic) institutions.
  • June 9, 2017
    A very organized and unintimidating museum. Very helpful and informative staff.
  • May 13, 2017
    I loved it very beautiful takes u back in time staff very friendly let us take pictures have great snack shop n gift shop very informational exhibts were great and lots of them we just relocated from wi we loved learning about el paso since its going to be our home
  • June 18, 2017
    Awesome lots of exhibits. Beautiful building and set up.

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