Alcohol Ban for Visitor Safety
From June 1 through August 31, the consumption or possession of alcoholic beverages without a permit is prohibited. During Music Under the Stars concerts, alcohol may be purchased within the memorial boundary. More »
Construction Activity Near E Paisano Drive and S San Marcial Street
If entering the park from E Paisano Drive and S Marcial Street please be extra cautious. Pay close attention to the temporary road signs during the ongoing construction activity there.
Share the Experience Photo Contest
Announcing the 2012 Share the Experience Photo Contest!
Would you like to see your photo on the 2014 Federal Recreation Lands Pass? This is your chance. Each year the Share the Experience Photo Contest collects thousands of images and several images are selected to win prizes. For more information, check out their website or pick up a brochure at the visitor center.
2nd PRIZE $10,000 and an Annual Federal Recreation Lands Pass
3rd PRIZE $2,500 and an Annual Federal Recreation Lands Pass
HONORABLE MENTION PRIZES An Annual Federal Recreation Lands Pass and a Voucher for a 2-night hotel stay provided by Historic Hotels of America http://www.historichotels.org/
Honorable Mention categories are:
Did You Know?
The land that Chamizal sits on belonged to Mexico until the 1960s. You can walk along the historic US-Mexico border when you visit the memorial. More...