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El Paso Mission Trail

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More signs would help.

Not very spectacular but that is how it is. Small churches, representing the central points of... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2018
4everTX
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Had a great experience at 2 of the 3 Missions

My family and I visited (or attempted to visit) all three of the missions and had an enjoyable few... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Gary K
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El Paso, Texas
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Mission Valley Visitor Center. 9065 Alameda EL Paso, Texas 79907 Official Mission Trial Facebook: EL Paso Mission Trial Association
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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9-mile stretch of Zaragosa and Socorro Rds, 9065 Alameda, El Paso, TX 79907
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Reviewed 6 days ago

These places are supported by living congregations and it shows. The are not dead rememberabces but living places of worship and activity. Open and friendly with plenty of history to be told if you really want to listen

Thank Garry H
Reviewed August 17, 2018

If you are into the southwest history or if you just want to witness some nice antique churches and read about life back during the Spanish colonization of this territory, this is for you. I first came upon these churches back in 2014 as a...More

Thank cubiche2
Reviewed August 8, 2018

On our last visit to El Paso we visited the Mission trail about 10 miles from our hotel. What a way to go back in history visiting the missions on this route (ttl of 3). Going inside the churches was great,and with a guided tour...More

Thank mikejordan1947
Reviewed July 14, 2018

If you like old churches, you'll love this short mission trail. We visited three and all were slightly different, all still in operation. The docent, Magda, was very friendly and informative at the Socorro Mission.

Thank Andra H
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Beautiful missions to visit, I like starting out in San Elizario and make our way back towards Socorro and finish off in Ysleta at Speaking Rock Casino. Makes for a great day.

Thank Ralph L
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Not very spectacular but that is how it is. Small churches, representing the central points of religious life in the old Southwest. To find your way along the Mission Trail, some more signs would be helpful - especially with all the new construction on the...More

Thank 4everTX
Reviewed June 18, 2018

My family and I visited (or attempted to visit) all three of the missions and had an enjoyable few hours. It got off to a bad start; parking was so bad around the Ysleta Mission that we never found a place to park and ended...More

Thank Gary K
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Beautiful restored missions. History that is never ending. Beautiful gift shops that have local gifts for sale. What a change from other tourist places.

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Reviewed April 19, 2018

We took an hour or two to explore the Missions to get a sense of local history. Had a fun time and learned a bit.

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sbarron2015, Guest Relations Manager at El Paso Mission Trail, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2018

Thank you for visiting Mission Trail, Sorry we missed you at visitor center. visitelpasomissiontrail. com has more historical information and a audio info. when you press storyteller.

Reviewed April 18, 2018

Nice town, obviously interesting to see the difference on one side of the border to the other some nice roads to get good views. Recommend a visit to the graveyard to see some famous headstones.

1  Thank Shaun H
sbarron2015, Guest Relations Manager at El Paso Mission Trail, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2018

Thank you for your kind review! More information at visitelpasomissiontrail.com JOIN US! Facebook EL Paso Mission Trail Association

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sbarron2015
October 26, 2017|
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Response from sbarron2015 | Property representative |
1ST THANKSGIVING 1598 Birth of the American Southwest! Third Sunday in April Socorro Mission Socorro,Texas JOIN US!
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Response from sbarron2015 | Property representative |
Hello, Mission Trial Visitor Center 9065 Alameda Tue.-Fri.9-3pm visitelpasomissiontrailcom 915-851-9997
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January 12, 2017|
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Response from sbarron2015 | Property representative |
Hello,thank you for your interest in our Historical Missions. No fees! The Mission Trial Visitor Center is at 9065 Alameda 915-851-9997 visitelpasomissiontrailcom. Hope to see you soon.
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