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

May 7

May Day Festival

Celebrate the warm weather and welcome the beginning of summer at our May Day Festival. Come enjoy live entertainment, shop our local arts and crafts vendors, and enjoy delicious treats. There will be free activities for kids of all ages!


May 19

Lecture: Camino Real, Trails and Roads at the Pass of the North in the 19th Century

Join us for a special presentation by Troy Ainsworth, the Executive Director of the Camino Real Trail Association. This lecture is part of the City of El Paso's preservation month activities. Free!

May 21

Yoga Class

The Magoffin Home has always been a place where the family loved to spend time in the peaceful gardens in contemplation and relaxation. Now guests will have the opportunity not only to tour the home, but also to use its serene and beautiful...

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