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    Fort Union

    National Monument New Mexico

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Fort Union National Monument
P.O. Box 127
Watrous, NM 87753

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(505) 425-8025

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505-454-9272

Did You Know?

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The community of Loma Parda, a few miles from Fort Union, was a favorite hangout for soldiers. Julian Baca's dance hall, with its casino and cantina, was the center of social life. Two orchestras played in 12-hour shifts and soldiers danced with local women.