El paso missions el paso missions main history of el paso valley socorro mission investigations sketch of ysleta pueblo, drawn by a confederate soldier in 1862, purported to be the oldest image of the pueblo and mission ysleta del sur. Established in 1682 the ysleta mission is the cornerstone of the ysleta del sur indian pueblo el paso mission trail association is dedicated to the education, promotion and preservation of the missions at ysleta, socorro, and san elizario chapel an exhibit. El paso often promotes its mission trail, with two spanish-era missions and a presidio church. At the tigua cultural center in ysleta we learned some of the five-century history of the tiguas, who once lived on and successfully farmed the land that is now downtown el paso.
Getaway to one of the most historical areas of texas everyday is a celebration of the history and heritage that lives on the trail. The latest tweets from mission trail (@missiontrailep) the historic el paso mission trail includes the two mission churches of ysleta and socorro and the presidio chapel of san elizario san elizario, texas. The ysleta mission has also been documented by the historic american buildings survey the ysleta mission is featured in the national park service el camino real de tierra adentro national historic trail travel itinerary texas home | list of sites | maps. Vacation travel information culture mission trail, el paso texas just 15 minutes outside of el paso, the 9-mile mission trail takes you to three of the oldest churches in the united states ysleta, socorro, and san elizario. As you set out on the mission trail make sure you don't leave out the oldest one of all, ysleta mission, built in 1682 by the tigua indians. El paso mission trail, ysleta missionjpg: next the interior of the ysleta mission back to el paso hikes and excursions for full-resolution images, please contact david novick created in 4/23/2007 by html directory structure creator.
Well, i aim to enlighten them, and one of the best reasons to stop and spend some time in el paso is the el paso mission trail (ysleta mission and socorro mission) and the san elizario presidio chapel. To get to the earliest part of history in the lone star state, head on over to the el paso mission trail in west texas. The ysleta mission, located in the ysleta del sur pueblo within the municipality of el paso, texas the two missions and chapel comprise the el paso mission trail, which stretches approximately 9 miles along socorro rd (fm 258. Mission tejas state park hiking and nature trails provide access to the natural beauty of the east texas pineywoods the park was built in 1934 by the civilian conservation corps as a commemorative representation of mission san francisco de los tejas.
Mission trail | only in el paso | kcos - duration: 3:52 only in el paso 2,658 views 3:52 ysleta del sur pueblo, people of the sun part 1 - duration: 10:00 ysleta mission church - el paso, tx - duration: 3:52 bruce ferguson 1,124 views.
My husband and i drove down mission trail in el paso on a saturday afternoon we stopped by the socorro mission, ysleta mission, san elizario mission and toured the san elizario historical district. 16/ 365 photo manipulations project took a little road trip yesterday down the mission trail not sure i like what i did to this, but anyway, a few of the original shots are in comments the ysleta mission, located in the ysleta del sur pueblo. Explore texas in missions of texas, one of many texas the ysleta mission was the first mission established in texas and has the distinction of being the second oldest continually active parish in the united states like the other missions that comprise the el paso mission trail. This mission is part of the el paso mission trail it was established in 1680 and is the oldest mission in texas that is still being used today. Part of our el paso guide, the best places to eat in ysleta mission valley, including cocina 2 go, buffalo buckets wings & more and el meson de onate. Trip guides historical big bend they include the ysleta mission, which dates to 1680 the socorro mission as a texas ranger and broke his friend out an illegal act, for sure, but today a sculpture of billy stands at the mission trail art market san elizario presidio chapel.