Magoffin Home State Historic Site

Magoffin Home's exterior entrance. Interior room of Magoffin Home. Courtyard with angel statue. Dining table exhibit.

1120 Magoffin Ave.
(Visitors Center is at 1117 Magoffin Ave.)
El Paso, Texas 79901
GPS: N31° 45' 46" W106° 28' 39.4"


Driving map to Magoffin Home.

A striking adobe structure, Magoffin Home State Historic Site explores the stories of a multicultural family who actively participated in U.S. expansion and settlement, military service, trade on the Santa Fe–Chihuahua Trail, Civil War turmoil and U.S.–Mexico relations. The 1875 home is a prime example of Territorial style architecture.

Upcoming Events

December 23

Christmas Karaoke at the Visitor Center

Like singing? Love performing? So did the Magoffins! Join us at the Visitor Center anytime during the day and pick out your favorite holiday song on our karaoke machine, sing and drink hot cocoa. Waiting for Santa has never been more fun.


December 30

Games at the Visitor Center

Do you like board games? Have we got a fun day planned! Join us as we put out tables with games and serve up some hot cocoa. Whether you like trivia, strategy or a little bit of luck, we have you covered. Come in anytime during the day and find...

January 20

Hands-On Fencing Demo with the Salle de Long Fencing School

Come learn about the sport of fencing from world class competitors! The Salle de Long School of Fencing will join us for a morning of hands-on fencing instruction, in honor of the memory of Bill Glasgow and his years as a competitor and judge of...

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