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Gadsden Purchase and Mesilla Plaza, Las Cruces, New Mexico

 
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jeweatherspoon's pictureby jeweatherspoon General travel tip
added on the 27th of June, 2009
Visit Mesilla!

The Gadsden Purchase, which annexed Mesilla to the United States from Mexico and established the current international borders of New Mexico and Arizona, was signed here in 1854.

Old Mesilla Plaza has quaint adobe artesian shops and restaurants with the Historical San Albino Church to the North of the plaza.

Address:
Mesilla Plaza, Mesilla, NM 88005, USA

 
 
 
 
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