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Explore Historic Mesilla

Visitors to Las Cruces don’t want to miss exploring historic Mesilla. Shopping on the plaza in buildings dating...

Explore Historic Mesilla
posted on: Mar 8, 2013 | author: admin

THE PLAZA

The Mesilla Plaza was declared a state monument on September 10, 1957 because of its significance in the history of...

THE PLAZA
posted on: Mar 8, 2013 | author: admin

THE RAILROAD

A purpose of the United States acquiring the Gadsden Purchase was to establish a southern railroad route through the...

THE RAILROAD
posted on: Mar 8, 2013 | author: admin

POLITICAL HISTORY

Mesilla was named county seat of Doña Ana County in 1856 and incorporated in 1861. In 1958, Mesilla reincorporated....

POLITICAL HISTORY
posted on: Mar 8, 2013 | author: admin

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