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Fort Davis National Historic Site

101 Lt Henry Flipper Dr, Fort Davis, TX 79734
+1 432-426-3224 ext. 220
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Interactive, informative and fun.

I took a group of 11 year old Girl Scouts who were expecting a "boring museum", but came out having... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
EmeraldBeach97
via mobile
great history

we stopped here very early one morning on or way to Carlsbad Caverns. We actually walked with the... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2016
nightowltt
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tomball tx
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A restored cavalry post that is open to the public.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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101 Lt Henry Flipper Dr, Fort Davis, TX 79734
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+1 432-426-3224 ext. 220
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I took a group of 11 year old Girl Scouts who were expecting a "boring museum", but came out having a great time. The self-guided tour starts with a video overview of the Fort. There is a small exhibit area in the main building that...More

Thank EmeraldBeach97
Reviewed 7 October 2016

we stopped here very early one morning on or way to Carlsbad Caverns. We actually walked with the park ranger to unlock the doors. I had purchased a Texas state park pass earlier in the month so our entrance fee was covered. it really shows...More

Thank nightowltt
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We really enjoyed Fort Davis Historic site. It has been restored to almost original condition. The park rangers are very friendly and informative. There is a 10 minute video to see before you set out on the tour. Very nice and worth the visit.

Thank Edward Z
Reviewed 6 October 2016

One feels the presence of those long gone. If you are in the area...do yourself a favor and take time to see this 'step back' in history place.

Thank skystryd
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This was our last stop before heading home and we are glad we did make the time to learn about the great history here!! It is a must see, if you are in the area!!!

Thank Qeew
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I had no idea the significance of the fort until I was in the area and came here. They've restored the place well with good exhibits to teach you everything you didn't know. The family enjoyed the area, the buildings, the ruins and the grounds...More

Thank GhostTX
Reviewed 29 September 2016

My husband and I enjoyed touring the museum and some of the buildings that have been restored to accurately reflect original conditions when the Fort was active.

Thank BCT108
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This place was one of our favorite places we experienced in our time near Fort Davis. My husband and I Learned quite a bit in our tour through. The museum is small but very informative and nice to go through. One our favorite parts was...More

Thank KV061816
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Interested in history? This is the place for you. Wonderful visit, lots of interesting facts and restored barracks, quarters and even the medical building. The Fort was placed to protect the travelers on the road from San Antonio to El Paso in the late 1800's....More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 11 September 2016

we love historical parks and this one is well done. it's a long walk around to see the different buildings though.

Thank Connie C
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