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National Border Patrol Museum

4315 Woodrow Bean, El Paso, TX 79924-3753
+1 915-759-6060
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Interesting to see once

There are some interesting exhibits here and the staff were friendly. I think one visit was good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
toad94
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Lakewood, Colorado
Very interesting

Traveling thru route 375 , saw and stop at the National Border Patrol Museum ,History of border... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jorge F
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4315 Woodrow Bean, El Paso, TX 79924-3753
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"who lost their lives"
in 7 reviews
"men and women"
in 7 reviews
"nice memorial"
in 3 reviews
"on display"
in 9 reviews
"job of explaining"
in 2 reviews
"section dedicated"
in 2 reviews
"illegal immigrants"
in 2 reviews
"absolutely everything"
in 2 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 6 reviews
"law enforcement"
in 4 reviews
"interesting facts"
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"accept donations"
in 3 reviews
"learning experience"
in 2 reviews
"takes about an hour"
in 2 reviews
"small gift shop"
in 3 reviews
"el paso area"
in 7 reviews
"worth the effort"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are some interesting exhibits here and the staff were friendly. I think one visit was good enough for our family.

Thank toad94
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling thru route 375 , saw and stop at the National Border Patrol Museum ,History of border patrol, very informative

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

You can't beat a free museum! I went with very low expectations and was surprised at how interesting I found this place to be. It's got a little bit of a homemade vibe to so some of the exhibits but it's not the Smithsonian and...More

Thank Kate G
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

The museum covers the entire history of the Border Patrol starting in 1904. There are a lot of aircraft, cars, uniforms, photos, weapons and equipment used by the Border Patrol. Very interesting to see the development over the 100 plus year history of the Border...More

Thank Levon M
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

We spent 1 hour at the Border Patrol Museum. However, if you like to read absolutely everything, allow at least 30 minutes more. We did read a lot. We found this museum to be very interesting and learned a lot about the history of the...More

Thank TNKaz
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

if you are in El Paso, you should really take the time to go see the CBP Museum. It is full of history and very informative.

Thank MVInternatinal
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Lots of interesting things to see at this museum. From early Border Patrol equipment to modern vehicles, uniforms etc. Kids may seat at old helicopter and jeeps.

Thank _octaugust_2000
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

If you are passing through the El Paso area or stationed at Fort Bliss, I highly recommend visiting the National Border Patrol Museum! I have been here multiple times with family and friends visiting, and it never disappoints. First off, entry is free (they do...More

Thank justrun14
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

This museum is well done. The exhibits are good and provide information on the history and the operation of the US Border Patrol. The memorial to those who lost their lives is touching. There is a lot of reading of small signs, but the information...More

Thank TucsonTeeter
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Housed in a lacklustre building with not much to recommend it. No entry fee. Some interesting items used by people trying to get into the USA. Of course these items are only from the ones they caught. Good collection of machines and cars used by...More

Thank 98jimj
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Kalia369
25 September 2016|
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Response from Carolyn S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it was free if I remember correctly. No idea about the hours.
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