Living History Event - Fort Bowie

3500 South Apache Pass Road
Bowie, AZ 85605
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Event Start
11:00 AM on Sep 2, 2017
Event End
3:00 PM on Sep 2, 2017

Come to Fort Bowie NHS and take a step back in time. Members of B-Troop, US 4th cavalry, will recreate the experiences of 19th century soldiers at the old fort. A special program will be held in the Fort Bowie Cemetery. A special exhibit on Buffalo Soldiers will be on display in the visitor center and living history programs will be held throughout the day. Allow time to hike 0.75 mile from the trail-head on Apache Pass Road to the fort's cemetery. To get to the visitor center, plan for a 3 mile round trip hike. When: 11 AM, September 2, 2017 Where: Fort Bowie Visitor Center and Ruins Admission: Free For more information, call (520) 847-2500 ext. 25 or visit

Event Start
11:00 AM on Saturday, September 2, 2017
Event End
3:00 PM on Saturday, September 2, 2017
Fort Bowie Visitor Center and Ruins

Basic Directions

From Willcox, AZ / points west on I-10: drive 23 miles east of Willcox on Interstate 10 to the the town of Bowie. Exit at the first Bowie exit and drive through the town. Follow the signs for Fort Bowie National Historic Site and turn south on Apache Pass Road. Drive 13 miles to the Fort Bowie Trailhead (the last mile of the road is unpaved). Be prepared to walk the three miles round trip to the ruins and back to your car.
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