• Photo by: Max Kandler

    Fort Davis

    National Historic Site Texas

Map from Midland/Odessa to Fort Davis

Map from Midland/Odessa to Fort Davis, Texas.
 
From Midland/Odessa take I-20 west to Pecos. From Pecos take Highway 17 south through Balmorhea to Fort Davis. (About 2.5 hours)

Did You Know?

Photo of post hospital Fort Davis 1880s.

Doctors hired by the U.S. Army in the 19th century were some of the best trained physicians in the United States. The army examination for surgeons and assistant surgeons was rigorous and complex.