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Las Cruces Water Tank Murals

Las Cruces, NM
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Ranked #12 of 27 Attractions in Las Cruces
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- Jul 22, 2014
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Winston-Salem,NC
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205 reviews 205 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

These are all so cool - look up GUYS and see these huge works of art - they are all over the area - 4,000 square feet water tank mural for the City of Las Cruces, New Mexico = Agua Fria depicts an agrarian scene from the Mexican colonial period that occurred in Southern New Mexico around 1830, when the... More

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Waynesville, North Carolina
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We enjoyed looking at the murals, and thought it to be a very clever way to incorporate art into the desert!

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Illinois
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138 attraction reviews
204 helpful votes 204 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

As we drove into town we saw the first water tank with its beautiful mural. Be sure and drive around to see all three. All are beautiful and worth seeing.

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LAS CRUCES
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

You see these as you drive around Las Cruces. One is between I-25 and Triviz so you see it whenever you drive either one -- a bit before Exit 3 on I-25 and sort of near the right turn onto Griggs Ave. on Triviz. They have recently been repainted. It's so nice to see colorful historic scenes, rather than dull... More

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

My wife and I live in Las Cruces and take pride in how this small city goes out of its way to paint the local water tanks with interesting and historically informative murals. They are fun to look at and remind us of what a long and colorful history we have.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

You don't really have to make a special trip anywhere to see them. If you are driving around town much just look around,there are several.All have really nice southwestern murals painted on them.Someone did some really good artwork.

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