Fort Stanton Historic Site

Plan Your Visit

Hours:

8:00am-5:00pm Grounds Open Daily
10:00am-4pm Museum Open Daily

Closed New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day. 

Admission Prices:
Admission is free.

Location:
Capitan, New Mexico

Directions:
Fort Stanton is located just off the Billy the Kid Scenic Byway (Hwy 380) on Hwy 220 at the Bonito River. The turnoff to Hwy 220 is 4 miles southeast of Capitan on the Byway or 10 miles west of Lincoln, NM.

Fort Stanton Historic Site

Ft. Stanton Historic Site

PO Box 36, Fort Stanton, NM 88323
575-354-0341 (museum)
575-354-2250 (maintenance)
Richard.Sims@state.nm.us