Cultural Venues Self-Guided Tour in El Paso, El Paso

In the city of El Paso, which possesses a rich Mexican cultural heritage, there are several interesting cultural venues you ought to visit. Wander through the entertaining exhibits at Lynx, visit the Mexican world of books, admire the exquisite pieces of art and enjoy the theatrical opera performances while being in El Paso. Take this self-guided tour and let your soul be filled with a piece of El Paso’s cultural spirit.
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Cultural Venues Self-Guided Tour in El Paso Map

Guide Name: Cultural Venues Self-Guided Tour in El Paso
Guide Location: USA » El Paso (See other walking tours in El Paso)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.8 km
Author: HelenF
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Lynx Exhibits

1) Lynx Exhibits

At Lynx Exhibits you will find exhibits that are quite fun and entertaining. They are thoroughly elaborated and diverse, presenting themes which are part of the culture and heritage of the Mexican community. This cultural venue strives to bring the best world-class exhibits to El Paso. Lynx Exhibits is open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 10 am to 6 pm; on Fridays, 10 am to 9 pm and on Sundays from 12 pm to 6 pm. It also houses the El Paso Artisan Gallery, which features...   view more
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El Paso Opera

2) El Paso Opera

The existence of El Paso Opera is the result of hard work, contribution and dedication of major cultural institutions of El Paso. For those who are fans of opera and understand its true value this will be a treat for sure. One of the beauties of opera is that it is performed in the language it was composed. El Paso Opera holds its performances at the Plaza Theatre. The place was recently restored, so you will fully enjoy not just the opera but the atmosphere which dominates the theatre. Be sure...   view more
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Adair Margo Fine Art

3) Adair Margo Fine Art

Adair Margo Fine Art is an exhibition venue, owned by Adair Margo since 1985. At its beginning it was called Adair Margo Gallery; it still performs the same activities and strives to realize the same scope as it did at the start. The gallery has already displayed works by over 400 artists, all of them from different countries. Some of the works by regional talents promoted by Adair Margo Fine Art can be seen today exhibited at national...   view more
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El Paso Public Library

4) El Paso Public Library

El Paso Public Library is the municipal public library system of El Paso. The El Paso Public Library serves the needs the public in El Paso, Texas, Chaparral, New Mexico and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. It consists of 13 branches and one Bookmobile service. Multiple outreach services are also available including a Homebound service.

The main collection consists of 902,521 items in multiple formats including books, reference, downloadble eBooks, audio books, music and movies, DVDs, CDs, large-print...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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Hal Marcus Gallery

5) Hal Marcus Gallery

Are you a big fan of the art style which swept the world off its feet – cubism? If your answer is yes, then the place for you to visit is Hal Marcus Gallery. Here you will find works by the extraordinary Mexican painter Hal Marcus, born in El Paso, who brought a little piece of Spain through his art, influenced by the environment he grew in, combined with a touch of the cubist style. Other works exhibited at this gallery are by Bill Sullivan, Francisco Romero and other talented artists. The...   view more
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International Museum of Art

6) International Museum of Art

Founded in 1959, The El Paso Museum of Art (EPMA) is located in downtown El Paso. First accredited in 1972, it is the only accredited art museum within a 250 mile radius and serves approximately 100,000 visitors per year. A new building was completed in 1998. In addition to its permanent collections and special exhibitions, the museum also offers art classes, film series, lectures, concerts, storytelling sessions and other educational programs to the West Texas, Southern New Mexico and Ciudad...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia

Walking Tours in El Paso, Texas

Create Your Own Walk in El Paso

Create Your Own Walk in El Paso

Creating your own self-guided walk in El Paso is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Churches in El Paso

Churches in El Paso

There are many places of worship in El Paso which are worthy ones visit. The churches in the city belong to various denominations and this results in different architectural styles. You will be thrilled at the sight of these gorgeous structures. Take the following self-guided tour and visit the most outstanding religious venues of El Paso.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.5 km
Chamizal Region Self-Guided Tour in El Paso

Chamizal Region Self-Guided Tour in El Paso

In the warm, arid city of El Paso there is no day that will pass without some fun or excitement. The regions near the city’s downtown will show you the best places to visit that are off the beaten tourist track. Check out the following self-guided tour and take a stroll through the streets of El Paso.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.8 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Every city in the world has its unique characteristics, and El Paso is no exception! It is a prosperous city with extremely beautiful architectural monuments of historical importance, fiberglass statues of ferocious alligators and brave cowboys and many other characters. You can see a different side of the city by taking the following tour to guide you through its streets.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.5 km
Museums in El Paso

Museums in El Paso

El Paso, the sixth largest city in Texas, is proud to present its treasures: the rich and entertaining museums, most of which are located in downtown. Quite a number of these museums focus on revealing information about the past of the Mexican and Southwest regions. You will find their exhibits fascinating, entertaining and even educational. Take the following walking tour and find out more about El Paso, its traditions and history.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.6 km