Shopping in Old MesillaOur most well-known shopping mecca is Historic Old Mesilla Plaza, which is home to over 40 shops featuring Southwestern traditional and contemporary arts and crafts, as well as imports from Mexico and Central America. From antiques and fine art to jewelry, pottery and wine, this Las Cruces cultural shopping experience has something for everyone. Located just south of town, off Avenida de Mesilla, Old Mesilla is also a great place to dine on authentic New Mexican cuisine. Learn more about what Old Mesilla has to offer at http://www.oldmesilla.org.
Also in Old Mesilla is the Mesilla Mercado, which has several traditional and contemporary boutiques and shops specializing in fashion and Southwestern arts and crafts.
Shopping in Las CrucesOn Wednesday and Saturday mornings, the Las Cruces Farmers & Crafts Market takes over the downtown mall area. In addition to fresh fruits and vegetables, shoppers will find a rich assortment of handmade Southwestern arts and crafts, clothing, jewelry, photography and other treasures. For more details, visit www.lascrucesfarmersmarket.org.
Our luxury hotel in Las Cruces is near the largest shopping mall in southern New Mexico, the Mesilla Valley Mall, located at 700 S. Telshor Blvd. www.mesillavalleymall.com has a list of stores and more information.
Other Las Cruces unique shopping opportunities can be found at the outdoor strip mall Arroyo Plaza, located at 2000 E. Lohman Ave., which has more than 35 retail and specialty shops. Laguna Seca Plaza, at 3020 E. Lohman Ave., is home to discount department stores, sporting goods and home furnishings.
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