• Photo by: Max Kandler

    Fort Davis

    National Historic Site Texas

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  • Museum Closure

    The park auditorium is undergoing major rehabilitation and can only accommodate 15 persons watching the film at once. We play it every half hour, or on an as needed basis. Completion date; spring 2015. Everything else is open, as usual, at the park.

Fees & Reservations

Picture of a bugler at Fort Davis

Individual Fees

$3.00 - 7 Days


Park Entrance fee is $3.00 per person for visitors 16 years and older. Children 15 and under are free.

Group Visit Fees

$3.00 - 7 Days


Fee for commercial groups is $3.00 per person age 16 and over. Educational groups may request a fee waiver in writing on school letterhead prior to visit.

Entrance Passes

Specific passes for free entrance to the park are honored and are also available at the Visitor Center.
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Fort Davis NHS Annual Pass

You can buy an annual pass to Fort Davis National Historic Site for $12. This pass will admit the pass owner, spouse, parents, and children to the Fort for 12 months from the month of purchase.

Film Permits

Commercial filming permits are arranged on an individual basis. Contact the Superintendent at (432) 426-3224, ext. 220


Did You Know?

9th Cavalry on parade Fort Davis in the 1870s.

Units of the 9th and 10th Cavalry and 24th and 25th Infantry served at Fort Davis from 1867 through 1885. Organized after the Civil War with African American soldiers with white officers, these units compiled a notable record on the Indian frontier.