Things To Do
The San Elizario Historic District, was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1997 and was designated a Texas State Cultural District in 2013. The stops on this tour do not show every historic structure in San Elizario, they are a representative sample of the buildings and sites that formed one of the oldest villages in the United States. The Self Guided Walking Tour is available during daylight hours 7 days a week. The Tour begins at the Los Portales museum with site #1. Simply follow and read the well-marked and informative signage throughout the Historic District. There are 18 historic sites and two way maps on the tour. Pick up your free copy of this tour at one of our Visitor Information Centers located at either the El Paso International Airport or our Downtown Center on San Antonio St.