Memorial Day is upon us and many people across the borderland will have the day off. If you plan on running errands while off on Memorial Day keep in mind that many places across El Paso will be closed in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday.

Here is a list of what is closed and open on Monday, May 29th:

  • All City of El Paso administrative offices
  • Greater El Paso Landfill and Citizen Collection Stations 
  • COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics, Immunization Clinics, Medicaid Waiver Program, WIC Offices 
  • Museum of Archaeology, Museum of Art, and Museum of History 
  • Public Libraries 
  • Recreation Centers, Senior Centers, and Aquatic Centers 
  • Department of Public Health 

Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, May 30.

Soldier saluting the USA flag for memorial day
courtesy: Jorge Villalba

El Paso School facilities to be closed on Memorial Day: 

  • All El Paso School districts will be closed 
  • El Paso Community College
  • The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso campus, libraries, Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso clinics, and Texas Tech Dental Oral Health Clinic. 

Here is a look at what will remain open this Memorial Day:

  • El Paso Zoo: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
  • Animal Services: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
  • Sun Metro (fixed and paratransit services): Sunday/Holiday schedule 
  • El Paso Water Parks  
  • Spray Parks: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Symbiosis Mural