San Elizario in El Paso County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
San Elizario Chapel
(Capilla de San Elzeario)
Erected 1962 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 4533.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro marker series.
Location. 31° 35.098′ N, 106° 16.387′ W. Marker is in San Elizario, Texas, in El Paso County. Marker is at the intersection of San Elizario Road and Church Street, on the right when traveling north on San Elizario Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1556 San Elizario Road, San Elizario TX 79849, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. San Elizario (a few steps from this Salt War (a few steps from this marker); Los Portales (within shouting distance of this marker); San Elizario Memorial Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named San Elizario (within shouting distance of this marker); Juan de Onate Expedition - 1598 (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Thanksgiving (within shouting distance of this marker); The Camino Real (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Elizario.
Regarding San Elizario Chapel. National Register of Historic Places:
Presidio Chapel of San Elizario (added 1972 - - #72001358)
Also known as Nuestra Senora del Pilar y de Glorioso San Jose'
Historic Significance: Event, Information
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal,
Cultural Affiliation: American Indian
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1750-1799
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Forts, Castles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 11, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 16, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 797 times since then. Last updated on June 5, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 16, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 7. submitted on January 14, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.