Sesquicentennial of Fort Bowie
Fort Bowie commemorates the bitter conflict between Chiricahua Apaches and the U.S. military - a lasting monument to the bravery and endurance of U.S. soldiers in paving the way for settlement and the taming of the western frontier. It provides insight into a "clash of cultures," a young nation in pursuit of "manifest destiny," and the hunter/gatherer society fighting to preserve its existence.
Miss Daisy's Silver Concho
Artifacts of the past can do more than teach us about how our ancestors lived. They spark our imaginations, ignite our curiosity...Read More
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Fort Bowie Cemetery
The Fort Bowie Cemetery was established before the fort and remained active after the fort was abandoned in October 1894.Read More
Did You Know?
Fort Bowie National Historic Site is situated in an unusual habitat located between upper desert grassland and oak woodland ecological zones. Different animals from coyotes and gila monsters to coatimundis and black bears have been spotted!