• Photo by: Max Kandler

    Fort Davis

    National Historic Site Texas

Doing Business With The Park

Garrison flag flying over the parade ground at Fort Davis.
NPS Photo
 

Special Use Permits
Special Use Permits are required for nontraditional, or unusual, uses and activities such as weddings. Requests for Special Use Permits may be made by writing the Superintendent as well as by emailing or calling the park (432-426-3224 ext. 223) to initiate the process. Please allow adequate lead time to allow for permit preparation, review and approval. Fees for these permits may apply.

Click here for Application for Special Use Permit

Film

Filming permits are arranged on an individual basis. Contact the park at 432-426-3224 ext.223. more

Did You Know?

First Fort Davis painting by Auther Lee.

Assistant Surgeon Albert J. Myer, who served at Fort Davis in 1855, developed a new military signaling system. Myer was promoted to major in 1860 and appointed Chief Signal Officer of the U.S. Army. He is known as the Father of the Signal Corps.