Centennial Museum Exhibits

Visiting Exhibits

As part of its on going Centennial Exhibit Series, the Centennial Museum and Welcome Center will present the new exhibit,


“A Century of Transformations,” follows the Texas School of Mines and Metallurgy, which opened as a mining school in 1914, and evolved into the University of Texas at El Paso, a nationally recognized research university. It highlights the University’s rich history and traditions and also highlights significant milestones, distinguished alumni and powerful international connections. The exhibit will be on display throughout the Centennial Celebration and will come down on Jan. 15, 2015.


Permanent Exhibits 

The Centennial Museum's permanent exhibits focus on the natural and cultural history of the Chihuahuan Desert. Current and previous temporary exhibits cover a range of topics about the border region and the Americas, or present the work of UTEP faculty and staff.

Direct all artifact research inquiries to:
Scott Cutler, Museum Curator
Telephone: 915-747-6668


 Current Exhibits - Traveling exhibits from the U.S. and Mexico.

Prior Exhibits - Retrospective of exhibits at the Centennial Museum.

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