Art Museums in El Paso

From multimedia modern installations to ancient Greco-Roman sculptures, the museums around El Paso cover art through a wide range of cultures and eras. Don’t try to tackle these impressive museums on your own – leave the driving (and parking!) logistics to El Paso Party Bus Company while your group focuses on soaking up the area’s finest art collections.

El Paso Museum of Art

As the oldest art museum in the city, the El Paso Museum of Art is a must-visit for its extensive permanent collection of European, Mexican, and American art. From 18th-century classics to contemporary works, you’ll find masterpieces like Juan Sánchez Cotán’s Quince, Cabbage, Melon and Cucumber to Tom Lea’s iconic mural, Pass of the North. The museum’s temporary exhibits are equally stellar, regularly featuring big names in Latin American and Indigenous art. Guided tours are available if your group wants an expert’s perspective.

Address: 1 Arts Festival Plaza, El Paso, TX 79901

Phone: (915) 212-3655

Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens

On the campus of the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), this underrated gem offers a fascinating look at the region’s culture and natural history. Inside the museum, view brilliant Native American pottery, baskets, and jewelry alongside exhibits on the Chihuahuan Desert’s flora and fauna. Outside, stroll through the botanical gardens to admire the drought-resistant plants thriving in El Paso’s desert climate.

Address: 2 University Ave., UTEP, El Paso, TX 79968

Phone: (915) 747-8994

El Paso Museum of History

From the Spanish colonists to pioneering Mexican families to the city’s 20th-century industrialization, the El Paso Museum of History captures the unique stories and experiences that shaped the city’s identity. Highlights include the Burges House mansion decorated in full Victorian splendor and the BNSF Heritage Gallery showcasing the vital role of railroads in El Paso’s development. The museum’s Downtown Renaissance exhibition is also a must-see for architecture and urban planning enthusiasts in your group.

Address: 510 N Santa Fe St, El Paso, TX 79901

Phone: (915) 212-0320

Performing Arts in El Paso

Whether you’re entranced by graceful ballet dancers or mesmerized by powerful theatre productions, El Paso has an array of venues showcasing stunning live performances. Discover the city’s vibrant arts scene and possibly even catch your group’s own performers strutting their stuff on stage!

Abraham Chavez Theatre

As El Paso’s premier venue for musical theatre, dance performances, and concerts, the gorgeous Abraham Chavez Theatre frequently hosts acclaimed touring productions. It’s also home to the El Paso Opera and serves as the resident theatre for the city’s professional ballet company, Ballet El Paso. Book your group tickets in advance for the best seats!

Address: 1 Civic Center Plaza, El Paso, TX 79901

Phone: (915) 534-0676

Plaza Theatre Performing Arts Centre

This opulent 1930s movie palace has been restored to its full splendor as a state-of-the-art performing arts venue. From Broadway in El Paso’s touring shows and concerts to comedies and youth theatre productions, the Plaza’s diverse programming offers an experience to delight any audience. Don’t miss the chance to snap a photo in front of the theatre’s iconic glittering marquee sign.

Address: 125 W Mills Ave, El Paso, TX 79901

Phone: (915) 534-0600

Magoffin Home State Historic Site

Experience El Paso’s 19th-century past vividly brought to life with historical plays and reenactments staged year-round at the Magoffin Home. This territorial-style adobe home was built in 1875 and remains an elegant window into the region’s pioneering days. Arrive early before the show to tour the ornately-furnished period rooms and immersive gardens.

Address: 1120 Magoffin Ave, El Paso, TX 79901

Phone: (915) 533-5247

Enjoy Your Time in El Paso with El Paso Party Bus Company

This West Texas city overflows with enough art and culture to fill multiple vacations. Whether you’re a local arts group or visitors from out of town, let El Paso Party Bus Company provide the perfect group transportation for your enriching cultural adventures. We’ll keep your travels smooth so all you need to focus on is soaking up El Paso’s one-of-a-kind artsy ambiance. Call 806-416-5022 today to book your group’s luxurious party bus!