Plan Your Visit


Welcome to Fort Union National Monument!

Whether you're traveling by covered wagon or by car, we have tips to help you plan your trip to Fort Union National Monument!

The fort is open daily except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. Be sure to look at our operating hours and directions to aid you in planning a safe and accessible visit. The fort is fee free and pet friendly.

Throughout the year we have many scheduled special events and guided tours and talks. geared for all ages. For those with kids, be sure to take a look at or download a Junior Ranger so they can earn thier own Junior Ranger badge and certificate.

Want to know more before visiting the fort? Our brochures page will help out. Also, the topics on the BASIC INFORMATION menu will provide you with additional helpful information.

Last updated: September 8, 2015

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 127
Watrous, NM 87753


(505) 425-8025

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