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Very nice old mission on the Mission trail. Oldest and best maintained of the 3 missions. Very nice... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2017
sabimax
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El Paso, Texas
Beautiful mission on Mission Trail in El Paso, TX

My husband and I went to see the Ysleta Mission because it is recognized as the oldest continuously... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2017
M J
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Austin, Texas
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Jun 18, 2018
“We were unable to visit; need to work on their parking”
Jul 12, 2017
“Beautiful mission on Mission Trail in El Paso, TX”
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This attraction features the culture and history of the Tigua Indians and is located in the historic Alderette-Candelaria House.
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

We were unable to find parking for the mission. We saw what we assume is the mission's parking lot, but it had a placard stating "parking lot closed." We tried to park in an adjacent lot, but it was reserved exclusively for the tribal offices...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

My husband and I went to see the Ysleta Mission because it is recognized as the oldest continuously operated parish in the State of Texas. It is one of three historical missions on the mission trail in El Paso. The exterior of the mission is...More

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Reviewed June 16, 2017

Very nice old mission on the Mission trail. Oldest and best maintained of the 3 missions. Very nice interior.

Thank sabimax
Reviewed December 28, 2016

This mission is beautiful full of history always open. Absolutely a must see when in El Paso Tx. You walk in and feel the past as if you traveled through time.

Thank MJLoveables
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

A neat little cultural centre for a band which has been here since 1680. They have their youth perform traditional dances every weekend. Be sure to schedule an hour before or after the dances to see all of it.

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Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

I saw where others thought it was a good place to go on the weekend, but a weekday trip is really kind of boring. The film is eh at best. The displays and artifacts were nice, but even reading all of the plaques, it won't...More

Thank Katie R
Reviewed June 15, 2012

The Mission Trail in El Paso is also known as Socorro Road, and has access to three active missions as well as the Tigua Indian Cultural Center, located at the junction of Yaya, Carl Lngemare, and Socorro Road. You absolutely cannot miss this center because...More

1  Thank Juanito_Hayburg
Reviewed February 1, 2012

My wife and I stayed overnight in El Paso on our way back home from AZ. We decided to add more culture to our trip and stop by the Culture center for the Tigua tribe of the Pueblo Indians. Im glad we did. We were...More

2  Thank Jesse H
Reviewed August 23, 2008

This museum is not housed in the Alderette-Candelaria House. It is currently part of a community center in the middle of the reservation. If you're coming to this area just for the museum don't bother. However, if you are coming for all the other attractions...More

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