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

January 21

Victorian Sci-Fi Book and Tea Club

Join us as we delve into the literature that built the modern steampunk movement while enjoying tea and cakes in Victorian fashion. All books in this yearly series are available online for free!

This will be a monthly event through 2017....

February 2

February Cooking Class

Join us as we explore El Paso's culinary offerings and follow 19th century recipes to recreate dishes from long time ago. In 1898, The El Paso Cookbook was published by the Y.W.C.A. containing recipes submitted by locals, including Octavia...

February 11

Yoga with Rebecca Hendricks

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

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