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Fort Concho

630 S Oakes St, San Angelo, TX 76903-7013
+1 325-481-2646
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Old Cavalry OutPost

Being an Old Cavalry Scout and history Buff I tend to visit alot of Military sites so this was on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edward Z
Brownsville, Texas
Great look into the past

The fort consists of a dozen or so buildings most of which you can go inside and see what life was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alice Springs, Australia
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630 S Oakes St, San Angelo, TX 76903-7013
+1 325-481-2646
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Being an Old Cavalry Scout and history Buff I tend to visit alot of Military sites so this was on my list as it is only a 2 hour drive from Fort Hood and went on a day they had people recreating the life back...More

Thank Edward Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fort consists of a dozen or so buildings most of which you can go inside and see what life was like during the Indian Wars. There is plenty to learn and see, but nothing overly interesting. All in it takes maybe an hour to...More

Thank preisman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fort Concho is an Indian wars fort from after the civil war. It is the most completely restored and useable Fort of its kind. Many buildings and exhibits to enjoy.

Thank Brad D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fort Concho is well restored, large, lovely and varied. Self-guided tours require walking around the perimeter of a large parade ground, and you might reserve at least 90 minutes, maybe two hours, to see it all and pay the attention the interiors deserve. As a...More

Thank billadams2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Ft Concho with family recently as they are celebrating the 150th anniversary of the fort. This is an interesting look at the way West Texas soldiers and dependents lived in the 1880's. Have several exhibits (barracks for enlisted and officers, artilliary, school, etc.) in...More

Thank TXtraveler897
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only a maybe average experience. This fort group would do well to take some lessons from Fort Stockton or Fort Laramie.

Thank Benton R
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Extremely well preserved National Historic Fort. The stories that surround the fort about the ghosts who haunt it to the life of Henry O. Flipper will make you look around every corner. Authentic furnishings and living history exhibits during Christmas at Old Fort Concho. I...More

Thank cathybO5977IY
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We loved the Fort Concho National Historical Site. Some well maintained original buildings, some with heavy duty refurbishment and some rebuilt. Shows a good cross-section of military like. Well worth a stop. Pay extra for the guided tour.

Thank John T
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Visited on a quiet weekday, can imagine this is an exciting place other times when more living history exhibits and activities are going on. Had the self-guided tour. Very interesting and educational. Most buildings were open with a range of exhibits that gave a sense...More

Thank SacCath
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Highly recommend for anyone who loves history to visit Fort Concho!! There is so much interesting information and history to see when you visit the fort. Make sure you stop by the visitor center and take your time when walking the grounds of this historic...More

Thank _meg_mcgarvey
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19 February 2017|
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Response from vcyoung | Reviewed this property |
Yes Fort Concho is pet-friendly on the grounds. Please remember to pick up after your pooch.
George Michael H
24 April 2016|
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Response from Joanna K | Reviewed this property |
There are several parking areas around the fort, including across Oakes Street, as mentioned above. The farmer's market is not open yet for the season, so the only people parking there should be people who work in the area... More