Fees & Reservations
When you arrive at Pecos National Historical Park, you'll find true crossroads of cultural, natural and historical resources. In addition to the pueblo ruins, you may explore the complexities of Spanish colonialism; learn about the ancient travel route through the Glorieta Pass; see a Santa Fe Trail stage stop; find out about a Civil War battle; ask about the storied Forked Lightning Ranch on park grounds, with its connections to everyone from architect John Gaw Meem to rodeo entrepreneur Tex Austin to Academy Award-winning actress Greer Garson, and more.
Entrance to Pecos National Historical Park is $3.00 for individuals 16 years of age and older.
And don't forget about the nine days in 2014 when all 401 national parks invite visitors in for no charge. Those fee-free days are:
Did You Know?
In 1540 FV de Coronado visited Pecos Pueblo, one of the largest settlements in North America north of Mexico.