Fort Stanton Museum, Fort Stanton

4.6
#56 of 108 in Museums in New Mexico
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  • Do take the time in the beginning to watch the brief video, you will appreciate the grounds and the buildings so much more. There's an on-going effort to keep renovating and opening additional buildin...  more »
  • There are many buildings at Fort Stanton. This review is specifically for the museum in the Hospital Administration building. The volunteers are great (and donations are appreciated), providing a shor...  more »
  • We four loved exploring the grounds looking into windows and seeing what open buildings held. The nurses quarters were very good and the bunk house and other open buildings interesting (with signs out...  more »
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  • A very well kept relic of military life on the frontier. Lots of things to take pictures of. The museum also has interesting pictures not too often found else where. And they roads in the area are stunning.
  • Wow. Hard to believe something so cool is hidden out here. It's a little run down, but that makes it feel more authentic like you are taking a step back into history. I could picture people milling around the parade field and surrounding buildings.
  • You absolutely can't pass this place up. The history is amazing and this place is amazingly beautiful and historic. The renovations are being done well. Highly recommend!
  • Lots of history here, good reenactments, going through and seeing the barracks and old hospital. It's all very interesting and everyone was very friendly.
  • Great museum lot of history wonderful reenactments in the Civil War and second World War would definitely go back again when I'm in the area

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