The Visitor Center contact station is functioning out of the park auditorium. This is because the official Visitor Center is closed while it undergoes major rehabilitation. Completion date; summer 2014. Everything else is open, as usual, at the park.
Table of Contents for Grades 2-5
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I. Introduction: Cover: Curriculum Materials
II. Fort Davis Comes Alive! History of Fort Davis
III. Meet the People at Fort Davis
IV. 19th-Century Medicine and the Fort Davis Post
Did You Know?
The African American “Buffalo Soldiers” amassed a notable record of accomplishments. They arrived in 1867 when western Texas was still very open to attack by raiding Apaches and Comanches. When they left in 1885, peaceful travel and settlement prevailed in much of the region.