• Photo by: Max Kandler

    Fort Davis

    National Historic Site Texas

Museum Grand Opening

grand opening flier

Flier

NPS

August 30, 2014 We will celebrate our new museum and "Old Fort Day" with Camels, Cavalry & Cannons!

10:30 AM - Flag raising and morning gun firing
11:00 AM - Grand opening ceremony and Alpine band concert
1:30 PM - Victorian Fashon Show
2:15 PM - Small Arms Demonstration
2:45 PM - 1880s Rules Baeball Game
3:30 PM - Cavalry Drill
4:45 PM - Flag lowering and evening gun firing

11:30 AM - 4:30 PM - Special living history activities, over 50 volunteers reenacting life of the 1800s!!

 
Stagecoach
Stagecoach and Environment look through in the new interactive museum!!
Max Kandler

Did You Know?

Fort Davis post hospital about 1885.

Medical treatment at Fort Davis represented state-of-the-art medicine of the 19th century. The soldiers at Fort Davis and other frontier posts probably received medical treatment as good or better than what the average American received at the time.