Located at the base of the Organ Mountains and along the meandering Rio Grande River, Las Cruces is quickly becoming a popular southwestern destination. With 350 days of sunshine per year, our ideal location brings visitors into contact with spectacular year-round golf , unique special events, historic attractions and world-class Mexican Food.
Las Cruces has received several awards, including top rankings from Money magazine and Forbes. Shop along the historic Mesilla Plaza, enjoy the natural wonders of White Sands National Monument or hike among the spires of the Organ Mountains. Our central location affords ample opportunities for relaxation and adventure.
For the most up-to-date information about what is happening in Las Cruces, along with area information and local hotel accommodations, please visit the Las Cruces Convention Visitor’s Bureau (LCCVB).
Popular local attractions
- White Sands National Monument
- Historic Old Mesilla
- New Mexico Farm & Ranch Museum
- Dripping Springs & La Cueva
- NMSU Museums & Collections
- The Casino at Sunland Park Racetrack
- The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso
- New Mexico Museum of Space History