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National Border Patrol Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Border issues museum

The USA-Mex border is a long time issue, specially these days, so we decided to visit this unusual... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Belgrade, Serbia
Very informative

Good stuff on display people are friendly and there is ample parking in the back. You might drive... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2019
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4315 Woodrow Bean, El Paso, TX 79924-3753
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The USA-Mex border is a long time issue, specially these days, so we decided to visit this unusual museum. It's north from downtown and takes some driving there. The museum is pretty small, but free accepting donations. There are many all kinds and all terrains...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank B1714D
Reviewed January 13, 2019

Good stuff on display people are friendly and there is ample parking in the back. You might drive by and think it's closed because the cars are in the back

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gooch224
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

I have not been here for quite a while but we did a few times with our children it is educational I believe that it is important for us to know how it all came about my son went recently with 3 year old son...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 75fatty
Reviewed December 11, 2018

A terrific number of displays, vehicles, surveillance equipment and info regarding work the Border Patrol does. We tend to focus only on border crossings but they use multiple layers of protection and techniques to stop illegals, drug smugglers, terrorists and other nefarious types getting into...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Woof928394956
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Not sure how many of us realize how long the Border Patrol has been around. Lots of interesting displays of old equipment and trinkets.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Phil O
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Great museum and very interesting to walk through, especially since my youngest daughter works for the Border Patrol in Washington DC.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Robert D
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

This museum is way more interesting than I thought it would be. We learned so much. For one, it's the only Border museum in the US. Admission is free but they take donations. I highly recommend it, lots of history. May be a bit hard...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank cubie2017
Reviewed October 12, 2018

I took some international law enforcement visitors here and they really liked the museum. I was pleasantly surprised myself too!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank David F
Reviewed October 9, 2018

I recently spent a night in El Paso on my way to Carlsbad Caverns and had a little time to explore some area attractions. I saw that this museum was highly rated, so I decided to stop in and see what I could learn about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Inquisitive_Wayfarer
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed vehicles, weapons and history. Also the room honoring officers who died in service. Kids enjoyed climbing on Jeep etc

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank EJoe
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Response from H7678XMcarolyns | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it was free if I remember correctly. No idea about the hours.