Plan Your Visit

Low wall in foreground with adobe church in distance

Pecos Mission Church

NPS Photo

Stop in first at the E.E. Fogelson Visitor Center (505-757-7241), where you can pay your $7.00 entrance fee or show your pass. Friendly and helpful rangers will provide a trail guide, show a ten-minute movie, answer any questions you may have, and encourage you to visit the excellent museum.

Park Hours: From Labor Day through Memorial Day, park hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Quick Links:

Directions to the park.
Guided tour schedule.
Fishing seasons and information.

Here are areas of history you'll learn more about when visiting:

Santa Fe Trail
People of Pecos
Spanish Encounters
Forked Lightning Ranch
Story of Archeology at the Pueblo
Civil War Battle of Glorieta Pass

What is the best way to visit the Civil War battlefield trail?
Just ask at the Visitor Center, where rangers will provide directions to the trail along with a gate code for access.

Pecos National Historical Park is open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's day.

Mark the remaining fee-free day at all national parks on your 2015 calendar:

November 11, Veterans Day

We look forward to seeing you at Pecos National Historical Park! Call the Visitor Center at 505-757-7241 for further information about tours or special events.

Foundation of pueblo looking toward church and hills in distance

South pueblo with church in distance.

NPS Photo

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