Operating Hours & Seasons

An outside view of the E.E. Fogelson Visitor Center
Start your park experience by visiting the visitor center.

NPS Photo/Stan Ford 2016

Even with more than 400 NPS units for you to visit, we think a stop at Pecos NHP is well worth your while! Visit the Things to Do page to help plan your visit to us!

To protect public health and slow the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, the National Park Service has adjusted the park hours from 8 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. until Labor Day weekend. The Pecos National Historical Park Visitor Center is open except for the park film.

Summer Hours
From Memorial Day until Labor Day, the park is open every day from 8:00 am to 5:30 pm.
Please note that the Visitor Center is only open from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Winter Hours
From Labor Day until Memorial Day, the park is open from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.
Please note that the Visitor Center is only open from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm.

All visitors must be prepared to leave by the time the park closes.

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

Entrance to the park is free.


Although camping is not allowed on the grounds at Pecos National Historical Park, campgrounds are located in the Santa Fe National Forest just north of the park on NM highway 63. For more information about camping and other permits from the Forest Service, contact: Pecos District Ranger Station, Box 429, Pecos, NM 87552 or call (505) 757-6121.

Last updated: June 4, 2021

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Pecos National Historical Park
P.O. Box 418

Pecos , NM 87552


505 757-7241

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