You’ll Never Run Out Of Things To Do In This Tiny New Mexico Town

Although the town of Mesilla, in Southern New Mexico, is home to a mere 2,196 people, it’s a fascinating place to visit. Here you’ll find well-preserved architecture, history worth delving into, and high quality restaurants. See what this quintessential New Mexican town has to offer.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

While there are more than enough activities to keep you occupied in Mesilla, the town is located about three miles away from Las Cruces, the second-largest city in our state. We defy you to be bored here!

New Mexico has more than its share of charming small towns, each with its own appeal. Here are some other small towns with large attractions.