• Sit for a spell under a cottonwood tree and view the Franklin Mountains, seemingly nestled between the U.S. and Mexico flags in front of the visitor center. The two flags reflect our heritage; this land once belonging to Mexico and now to the U.S.

    Chamizal

    National Memorial Texas

Operating Hours & Seasons (Horas y Temporadas de Operacion)

The Memorial's Visitor Center, Abrazos Gallery and Los Paisanos Gallery are open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, and one hour before a scheduled performance on Sundays.

Federal Recreation Passes are only sold in the visitor center and cannot be obtained in the Administration Office.

The Memorial's Administration Offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Park Grounds are open daily from 5:00 am to 10:00 pm.

The Memorial, including the grounds, is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

El Centro de Visitantes de el Memorial y las Galerias Abrazos y Los Paisanos estan abiertas de Martes a Sabado de 10:00 am 5:00 pm.

Las Oficinas de Administracion de el Memorial estan abiertas de Lunes a Viernes de 800 am 4:30 pm

Los terrenos de el parque se abren diariamente de 5:00 am a 10:00 pm.

El Memorial esta cerrado el Dia de Gracias, Navidad, y Año Nuevo.

Did You Know?

Chalk Drawing

The Chamizal Convention of 1963 settled a 100-year long boundary dispute with Mexico. The Memorial is the only NPS site that commemorates the unique way the Chamizal Dispute was settled –through goodwill, diplomacy, mutual cooperation and cross-cultural understanding. More...