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El Paso Centennial Museum


category : Museums
Archeology, anthropology, geology; photos and maps show historical development of El Paso. Campus, Univ. of Texas at El Paso, University Ave. and Wiggins Rd.


Hours: Tues. - Fri. 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.;
Sun. 1:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Phone: 915-747-5565

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