Mesilla Plaza, also known as the La Mesilla Historic District or a La Mesilla Historic District Multiple Resource Area, is an historic district in Mesilla, New Mexico.Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Las Cruces trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.
The most notable building in the plaza is the Basilica of San Albino, which has been on the plaza since its establishment in 1851.
The plaza was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1961.
Mesilla Plaza Reviews
Small plaza with benches and a kiosk in the center. Traditional Spanish plaza with a church, old courthouse, old historic buildings, and restaurants. Very nice to just walk around, find a place to dri... more »
We loved strolling around Mesilla. The shops are lovely, restaurants good, the church is beautiful. Recommend it highly. more »
Nice shopping center with strong historical references, such as Billy the Kid n Native American styles. There are also neat candy n clothing stores. Everything in old Western style architecture... Something to experience
No trip to southern New Mexico is complete without visiting Mesilla. It is a gem within a gem! I love coming home to visit and seeing all that New Mexico has to offer.
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