Primitive and equestrian campsites are also available. Partially restored and fully restored buildings are scattered throughout the 523 acre grounds. Military hobbyists and historians from all over the country visit the Davis Mountains specifically to see the Fort. Closed: Christmas Day - December 25 New Years Day - January 1 Martin Luther King Jr.
The tour encompasses the longest section of the unpaved Overland-Butterfield mail route.The observatory is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Day.