• April 15, 2021

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UTEP Centennial Museum, Insights co-host Nerd Night on Wine Education

As a part of Insight’s STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) education mission, Insights has teamed up with UTEP’s Centennial Museum to bring a new event to the Border Region – Nerd Nights. To celebrate their 2nd anniversary, officials will hold Nerd Night: Wine Education featuring wine tasting, wine speakers, horderves, trivia prizes, a […]Read More

UTEP Centennial Museum Hosts Photo Exhibition by UTEP Alum Joel

The UTEP Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens is proud to host “Aliento a Tequila,” an art exhibition by El Paso-born and Austin-based photographer Joel Salcido. An opening reception will take place from 2 to 4 p.m. January 20, 2018. The exhibit will be on view Saturday, January 20 through May 19, 2018. Salcido, a borderland […]Read More

UTEP Centennial Museum, Chihuahuan Desert Gardens Now Open Mondays

The Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens has extended its hours and will now be open six days a week beginning Monday, September 25, 2017. The museum’s current exhibits include “Bracero Memories” and “La Frontera: A Century of Division and Resistance.” Both exhibits are free and open to the public through Dec. 16, 2017. The […]Read More

UTEP Centennial Museum Curator Retires After 23 Years

The close-knit staff of The University of Texas at El Paso’s Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens is used to continually saying goodbye to the collections and exhibits the museum hosts; but saying goodbye to the man who has been behind the museum’s collections and exhibits for 23 years was something new. Scott Cutler, the […]Read More

“Icons and Symbols” exhibit open at Centennial Museum

The Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens – a part of The University of Texas at El Paso – and the JUNTOS Art Association present the exhibit “Icons and Symbols of the Borderland,” an eclectic portrayal of the contemporary border landscape and its culture through the art works of 22 JUNTOS artists from Oct. 10, […]Read More