Boasting a mixture of fascinating cultures, vast deserts and the towering Organ Mountains to the east, is the city of Las Cruces. This destination in New Mexico is a place with a breathtaking backdrop just waiting to be explored. Visitors can see where Billy the Kid was put on trial, enjoy art galleries, wander around farmer’s markets and get outdoors in Las Cruces. There are plenty of shopping opportunities for retail therapy as well as tasty dinner options from Mexican restaurants to wine bars.
Top things to do in Las Cruces include visiting the village of Mesilla. This was where Billy the Kid was put on trial, as well as having shops selling handcrafted gifts, Native American jewelry and Mexican food. At Fort Seldon State Monument, visitors can explore the historic United States Army Fort and learn more about frontier life. For hiking trails and an adventure outdoors there is Dripping Springs Natural Area where hikers can enjoy beautiful valley views and admire structures from the past. For transport lovers there is the Railroad Museum, with the Santa Fe Depot.
The best time to visit Las Cruces is during the pleasant spring and fall months. These are ideal for avoiding the hot summer temperatures.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Las Cruces. The warmest months in Las Cruces are June and July, when temperatures reach 105 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 16 ˚F. The wettest month in Las Cruces is July with 2.66 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 0.01 inches of rain.
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Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Las Cruces can pick from 255 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 52 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 42 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Las Cruces, you'll want to pick from 249 places to stay that provide parking. We have 50 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 105 pet-friendly accommodations available.
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