• Photo by: Max Kandler

    Fort Davis

    National Historic Site Texas

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    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.

Map from San Antonio to Fort Davis

Map from San Antonio to Fort Davis.
 
From San Antonio take I-10 west to Balmorhea. Then take Highway 17 south to Fort Davis. (About 7 hours)

Did You Know?

Cannon firing Fort Davis NHS.

Fort Davis was one of the largest military posts in Texas. In the spring of 1884, over 600 soldiers (5% or 1/20th of the U.S. Army) was assigned to the fort.