Mission Statement and History
Founded in 1959, the El Paso Museum of Art (EPMA) is a major cultural and educational resource for West Texas, New Mexico, and Mexico.
Whether you reserve the entire Museum (galleries included) or select spaces within it, EPMA is a great place for a business or social gathering.
Press and Photography
Photography is allowed in the museum and permanent collection galleries. Flash photography and tripods are prohibited without special permission obtained in writing in advance from the EPMA’s Office of the Registrar.
The El Paso Museum of Art is owned and operated by the City of El Paso. Please visit the City's Human Resources website for current employment opportunities.
National Endowment for the Arts
The El Paso Museum of Art continues to be a proud year round participant of the NEA’s Blue Star Museums Program which grants free admission to ticketed exhibitions for active military personnel and their families with valid ID. Active duty military include Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, and active duty National Guard and active duty Reserve members.