• Photo by: Max Kandler

    Fort Davis

    National Historic Site Texas


How to Donate:

Send donations directly to:

Fort Davis National Historic Site

PO Box 1379

Fort Davis, Texas 79734


The Friends of Fort Davis National Historic Site

P.O. Box 1023

Fort Davis, Texas 79734


The Friends of Fort Davis National Historic Site is a nonprofit organization which exists to support activities approved by the National Park Service for which congressionally appropriated funds are not available. The group provides money for such activities as historic preservation and restoration, education and cultural programs, research and planning. To donate to or become a member of the Friends’ group, please contact them at P.O. Box 1023, Fort Davis, Texas 79734 or through their website: info@ffdnhs.org or www.ffdnhs.org

Did You Know?

Painting of the first Fort Davis by Auther Lee.

After Texas joined the Confederacy, Fort Davis was garrisoned by Companies C and D of the 2d Texas Mounted Rifles. Among the Confederate officers to command Fort Davis in 1861-1862 were Captain William C. Adams and Lieutenants Reuben Mays and William White.