El Paso (aka “The Pass”) offer plenty of interesting activities to do if you’re in town. From the western style food to the beautiful scenery, you’ll find plenty of things to marvel at, places to eat, and spots to relax. Check out 75 of our top selections in the state:
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Scenic Drive - Overlook
Drive the scenic route and take in the views from El Paso.
El Paso Municipal Rose Garden
Envelop yourself in the aromatic scents at El Paso Municipal Rose Garden.
El Paso Museum of Archaeology
Wander through the El Paso Museum of Archaeology.
Southwest University Park
Pick your favorite players and watch a ballgame at Southwest University park.
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Ride to the top of the mountains overlooking El Paso, Juarez and Mexico on a ride with Wyler Aerial Tramway.
Wet n' Wild Waterworld
Get wet and wild at Wet n’ Wild Waterworld.
Speaking Rock Entertainment Center
Dine in, Drink, watch a free live show or Catch a game with tv’s all around at Speaking Rock Entertainment center.
El Paso Mission Trail
Meander through miles of trails on the El Paso Mission Trail
Butterfield Trail Golf Club
Play at an interesting, challenging and scenic Golf Course at Butterfield Trail Gold club.
Have some bomb blasting fun at Rollerbomb
Coconuts Bar & Grill
Shake your stage fright and sing some karaoke at Coconuts Bar and Grill.
Chamizal National Memorial
Enjoy a blend of history and culture at Chamizal National Memorial.
Western Playland Amusement Park
Bring a smile to your face with a quick and entertaining roller coaster ride at Western Playland Amusement Park
Dine, Drink & play a huge variety of games at at Adventure Zone.
Socorro Aquatic Center
Have some underwater fun or shoot down a slide into the plunge pool below at Socorro Aquatic Center
Zero to 60 Motor Speedway
Get ready to race at zero to 60 Motor Speedway.
Westside Community Rec Center & Dog Park
Relax and rewind at Westside Community Rec Center and Dog Park
Sun Bowl Stadium
Bring your camera and enjoy a game at Sun Bowl Stadium.
Aceitunas Beer Garden
Enjoy eating out and book a table at Aceitunas Beer Garden.
Put your mind to the test with this crazy entertainment at the Containment factory.
Franklin Mountains State Park
Explore some magnificent mountain ranges at Franklin Mountains State Park and get close with nature.
See Texas from an altitude with GeoBetty tours.
Play, eat and party the day away with Jungle Jaks Venue.
Enjoy a fiesty game of bowling at Fiesta Lanes.
El Paso Saddleblanket
Grab some bargains and some unique souveniers from El Paso Saddleblanket.
Don Haskins Center
If you fancy yourself a basketball game then choose Don Haskins Center.
El Paso Zoo
Visit El Paso Zoo for an astonishing experience where you can interact with tropical creatures from all around the world.
Magoffin Home State Historic Site
See the changing history at Magoffin Home State Historic site.
Thousand Steps Trail
Walk and climb your way around the Thousand Steps Trail
Rio Grande Vinyard & Winery
Sample some mexican wine at Rio Grande Vineyard and Winery
Dripping Springs Natural Area
Grab some wildlife viewing opportunities or walk the easy trail at Dripping Springs Natural Area.
White Sands Missile Range
See something different for a change and visit White Sands Missile Range.
The Zuhl Museum
See rocks come alive at The Zuhl Museum
Bob-O's Family Fun Center
Take a spin on the city’s most exciting go-kart track, or test your skills in a batting cages at Bob-O’s Family Fun Center
Rockin Jump - El Paso West
Dunk it like a Boss at Rockin Jump – El Paso West
Check out the jail cell at Gadsden Museum
The El Paso Holocaust Museum
Take a quick self guided tour of the El Paso Holocaust Museum
Meerscheidt Recreation Center
Achieve your “goals” at Meerschedit Recreation Center
Museum of Nature & Science
Watch science mix with nature at the Museum of Nature and Science.
Browse through art collectibles at Art Obscura.
Lake Valley Historic Townsite
Set off on a walking tour at Lake Valley Historic Townsite.
Fort Bliss and Old Ironsides Museums
Go for a wander through time at Fort Bliss and Old Ironsides Museums
Keystone Heritage Park and Botanical Gardens
Feel the ambience of warmth and the bliss of beauty at Keystone Heritage Park and Botanical Gardens
El Paso Symphony Orchestra
Let your mind be taken over with music at El Paso Symphony Orchestra
Vintage Wines & Cigars
Smoke a cigar over a fine glass of wine at Vintage Wines and cigars
Soledad Canyon Day Use Area
For an exclusive walk try a day out at Soledad Canyon Day use area
El Paso Exploreum
A truly living labratory – let your mind come alive at El Paso Exploreum
Recycled Roadrunner Sculpture
Take a quick stop on your way to the city, to see this giant Recycled roadrunner sculpture.
Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center
Discover a world of play at Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center
Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino
Have a go at gambling at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino
Red Hawk Golf Club
Golf the day away at Red Hawk Golf club
El Paso Museum of Art
Immerse your soul in exhilerating exhibits at El Paso museum of art
Insights Science Museum
Let science blow your mind away at the Insights Science museum
Border Sights Shuttle Tours of El Paso
Let yourself be taken on a luxury tour with Border Sights shuttle tours of El Paso
El Paso Downtown Artist and Farmer's Market
Explore the winding streets at El Paso Downtow Artist and Farmer’s Market
Cielo Vista Mall
Have a fun family day out shopping at the Cielo Vista Mall.
Soak up the sun at Ascarate Park.
Let your body be overtaken by the fine taste at Amaro Winery.
Sonoma Ranch Golf Course
Take some time out and relax at Sonoma Ranch Golf Course
Corralitos Trail Rides
Ride and explore true Western Style at Corralitos Trail Rides
Ruidoso Downs Racetrack and Casino
Bet on the finest racers at Ruidoso Downs Racetrack and Casino
El Rodeo Discoteque
Get in touch with artistic performances or show off your own dance moves at El Rodeo Discoteque
Aguirre Springs National Recreation Area
Take a dip in a spring while being surrounded by stunning nature at Aguirre Springs Narional Recreation Area
National Border Patrol Museum
Learn some interesting facts about US Border Patrol at National Border Patrol Museum
American Eagle Paintball
Take your team to glory in American Eagle Paintball’s most thrilling paintball skirmish challenge!
Bowl El Paso
Get competitive and try out your bowling skills at Bowl El Paso
I Painted That! Social Art
Get out, sip wine and get social at I painted that! Social Art
Indian Cliffs Ranch at Cattleman's Steakhouse
Enjoy a meal in a western atmosphere, miles of desert scenery and spectacular sunset vista!
Rent an ATV Off-Road Adventures
Have a BLAST with Rent an ATV Off-Road Adventures!
Hueco Tanks State Historic Site
Peek into the world as it was, at Hueco Tanks State Historic Site
Have fantastic fun at Funtastic Punch!
Prehistoric Trackways National Monument
Take a selfie at Prehistoric Trackways National Monument.
El Paso Ghost Tours
Get spooked at El Paso Ghost Tours
Crazy Cat Cyclery Rentals
Embrace cycling, and shop for all your needs at Crazy Cat Cyclery Rentals
UTEP Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens
Go on a self-guided walking tour of UTEP Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens.
There’s plenty to do in historical El Paso. Although it may seem like there isn’t much to do, there’s plenty of activities for both residents and visitors to see and do. We’ve tried to knock out as many as possible here, but it’s possible we missed some. Make sure to Fun Things To Do know if there’s additions that need to be made!