Magoffin Home State Historic Site Events

June 2017

June 30

Dress up in your Sunday best and join us at the Magoffin Home for tea! Learn all about the best way to serve tea and the expected etiquette for a tea party. Tour the Home and discover what tea time would have meant to fashionable society in El Paso. We will include tea and three courses of finger foods that even Octavia Magoffin would find proper! This class is appropriate for 8 - 12 years old...

June 30

Dress up in your Sunday best and join us at the Magoffin Home for tea! Learn all about the best way to serve tea and the expected etiquette for a tea party. Tour the Home and discover what tea time would have meant to fashionable society in El Paso. We will include tea and three courses of finger foods that even Octavia Magoffin would find proper! This class is appropriate for 8 - 12 years old...

July 2017

July 1

In memory of William Glasgow, Jr., Joseph and Octavia Magoffin's grandson and fencer at West Point MIlitary Academy, we are proud to offer a free hands-on demonstration of fencing. Margaret de Long and her staff at Salle de Long will provide equipment and instruction. 

Please call (915) 533-5147 to make a reservation. Space is limited!

July 8

Destress and stretch with Rebecca Hendricks at our Visitor Center. If your New Year’s resolution is to improve your health, then you won’t want to miss this FREE yoga class!

July 12

Come get creative at the Magoffin Home as we explore arts and crafts from the 1880's to modern times. From drawing, painting, and sculpting, we will explore all the ways different generations of El Pasoans expressed their love for beauty. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned crafter, there is a little something for everyone! All materials for the activities will be supplied and are covered...

July 14

Get ready to get dirty as you learn how to build an adobe home just like the Magoffin's! This half-day class is perfect for children ages 8 - 12. Snacks and water will be provided. Please wear clothes that are suitable to working with mud, apply sunscreen, and bring a hat.

You must call the Magoffin Home Visitor Center at (915) 533-5147 to reserve a spot before the class. The class fee...

July 14

Get ready to get dirty as you learn how to build an adobe home just like the Magoffin's! This half-day class is perfect for children ages 8 - 12. Snacks and water will be provided. Please wear clothes that are suitable to working with mud, apply sunscreen, and bring a hat.

You must call the Magoffin Home Visitor Center at (915) 533-5147 to reserve a spot before the class. The class fee...

July 21

Dress up in your Sunday best and join us at the Magoffin Home for tea! Learn all about the best way to serve tea and the expected etiquette for a tea party. Tour the Home and discover what tea time would have meant to fashionable society in El Paso. We will include tea and three courses of finger foods that even Octavia Magoffin would find proper! This class is appropriate for 8 - 12 years old...

July 21

Dress up in your Sunday best and join us at the Magoffin Home for tea! Learn all about the best way to serve tea and the expected etiquette for a tea party. Tour the Home and discover what tea time would have meant to fashionable society in El Paso. We will include tea and three courses of finger foods that even Octavia Magoffin would find proper! This class is appropriate for 8 - 12 years old...

August 2017

August 1

In memory of William Glasgow, Jr., Joseph and Octavia Magoffin's grandson and fencer at West Point MIlitary Academy, we are proud to offer a free hands-on demonstration of fencing. Margaret de Long and her staff at Salle de Long will provide equipment and instruction. 

Please call (915) 533-5147 to make a reservation. Space is limited!

August 4

Get ready to get dirty as you learn how to build an adobe home just like the Magoffin's! This half-day class is perfect for children ages 8 - 12. Snacks and water will be provided. Please wear clothes that are suitable to working with mud, apply sunscreen, and bring a hat.

You must call the Magoffin Home Visitor Center at (915) 533-5147 to reserve a spot before the class. The class fee...

August 4

Get ready to get dirty as you learn how to build an adobe home just like the Magoffin's! This half-day class is perfect for children ages 8 - 12. Snacks and water will be provided. Please wear clothes that are suitable to working with mud, apply sunscreen, and bring a hat.

You must call the Magoffin Home Visitor Center at (915) 533-5147 to reserve a spot before the class. The class fee...

August 11

Dress up in your Sunday best and join us at the Magoffin Home for tea! Learn all about the best way to serve tea and the expected etiquette for a tea party. Tour the Home and discover what tea time would have meant to fashionable society in El Paso. We will include tea and three courses of finger foods that even Octavia Magoffin would find proper! This class is appropriate for 8 - 12 years old...

August 11

Dress up in your Sunday best and join us at the Magoffin Home for tea! Learn all about the best way to serve tea and the expected etiquette for a tea party. Tour the Home and discover what tea time would have meant to fashionable society in El Paso. We will include tea and three courses of finger foods that even Octavia Magoffin would find proper! This class is appropriate for 8 - 12 years old...

August 12

Destress and stretch with Rebecca Hendricks at our Visitor Center. If your New Year’s resolution is to improve your health, then you won’t want to miss this FREE yoga class!