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

October 29

Night Tour of the Magoffin Home

Join us for a special night tour of the Magoffin Home where we will discuss the history of death and burial in the Magoffin family and El Paso. This special tour is priced the same as our regular tours. You must call in advance for tickets. No...

November 6

Cooking Class: Sweet Potato Pie and Pie Crust

Join Gloria as she explores the recipes published by El Pasoans in 1898 in The El Paso Cook Book. It is held on the first Saturday of every month at 10 a.m. Please call to reserve your spot as space is limited. Admission is $5 per person.


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