National Border Patrol Museum
The National Border Patrol Museum is the only one of its kind in the United States. Originally opened in 1985, it features exhibits that explore the history of the Border Patrol from its inception in 1924 to today. Numerous items and used equipment are on display such as seized weapons, vehicles, and uniforms. Information on the strategies and operations the patrol employs is also covered. For example, topics include tracking criminals footprints, transportation checkpoints, horse patrolling and flight operations.
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