2585 S.Valley Dr.
Las Cruces, NM 88005
Phone: (575) 527-2000
Fax: (575) 527-0966
The New Mexico State University is a recognized university which offers master's, bachelor's and doctoral courses. Primarily, this learning house was set up as an agricultural institute, today it is renowned country wide for being credited in various disciplinary fields.
The Basilica of San Albino is a Roman Catholic church which was founded in 1852 by the refugees of the Mexican-American War. It was dedicated to the Breton Saint Albinus of Angers and was made up of mud and wood. Its current structure was commissioned in 1906, which is made up of fired brick comprising of a belfry facade on each corner. Today, the church is part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Las Cruces and has been granted the status of minor basilica by the Vatican. Call or visit their website for more information.
If you are a beer lover in Las Cruces, then a visit to High Desert Brewing Co. is definitely worth your while. The brewery serves a fine selection of hand-crafted beers and ales, including rye beer, scotch ale, barley wine, Irish red ale, and peach wheat. Besides the beer, High Desert Brewing Co. also hosts live music regularly, so that can also be a great experience. See the website or call to know more.
Nothing is more satisfying than getting absolutely drenched on a hot summer day, and at Wet 'N" Wild, the whole family can get in on the action. Not only are there swimming pools galore, but the many rides will have young and old squealing with delight. Slide down the out-of-this world Alien Vortex, plunge into a pool from 50 feet above on the Amazon, or treat the tots and little guys to age-appropriate fun at Toddlers Cove in the Volcano Lagoon. See website for seasonal information prices and admission.