Operating Hours & Seasons

Alibates Flint Quarries Visitor Center with with path leading to building and hills behind.
The Visitor Center at Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument

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The Alibates Visitor Center is open seven days a week, 9:00 a.m.. to 4:00 p.m.. (except New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day).

The visitor center offers a variety of activities for the whole family, including

  • Museum exhibits
  • Ranger-guided quarry tours beginning April, 2020
  • 11-minute award-winning film about Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument
  • Jr. Ranger Program
  • Mesquite Trail--a self guiding trail .3 mile, easy
  • Alibates Gardens--self guiding tour with 6 themed gardens
  • Monarch Butterfly Waystation
Please check the current program schedule. Call 806-857-6680 for Quarry Tour reservations, April-October

The monument can only be accessed by a Ranger-guided program.

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Local school children tour Alibates.

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Last updated: October 31, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 1460
Fritch, TX 79036


(806) 857-6680

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