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    Fort Union

    National Monument New Mexico

Contact Us

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

By Phone
Visitor Information
(505) 425-8025

By Email
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By Fax
505-454-9272

Did You Know?

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Fort Union was established to protect commercial and military enterprises along the Santa Fe Trail. The fort was strategically positioned near the junction of the Mountain and Cimarron Branches of the trail to better serve their purpose.