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 »
Fees & Reservations
There are no entrance fees.
Are you a commercial photographer or videographer? Do you have a group larger than 15 people visiting the park? Would you like to have your wedding on site? Click the link, Permits, above to access information regarding Special Use Permits for Fort Bowie National Historic Site.
America The Beautiful Interagency Passe
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Did You Know?
Heliographs are instruments which use a mirror and sunlight to transmit Morse Code. General Nelson Miles realized that southern Arizona’s mountainous terrain and huge amounts of sunlight would make the heliograph useful in his campaigns from Fort Bowie against Geronimo in 1886.