• Ruins of Fort Bowie

    Fort Bowie

    National Historic Site Arizona

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  • Visitor Center Summer Hours in Effect Beginning May 1, 2014

    The visitor center will be open on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 am to 4 pm from May 1 – October 12, 2014. The ruins areas, hiking trails, and administrative access road are all open for the summer during park hours, sunrise to sunset. More »

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Fort Bowie National Historic Site
3327 Old Fort Bowie Road
Bowie, AZ 85605

Headquarters Operating Hours
Monday through Friday - 8 am to 4 pm Closed Saturday, Sunday and all Federal Holidays

Visitor Center Hours
The visitor center will be open on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 am to 4 pm from May 1 – October 12, 2014, Mountain Standard Time.

By Phone

Information Line: (520) 847-2500

By Fax
(520) 847-2221

By E-mail
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Did You Know?

Butterfield Trail Sign

The Butterfield Overland Mail Route ran between Memphis and St. Louis on the Mississippi River and San Francisco in California. Its traverse through Apache Pass, in present day Fort Bowie National Historic Site, was the highest point on the entire route.