Historic Fort Stockton, Fort Stockton

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  • If you love military history and antiques, this is a "must see". You will not be disappointed! Be prepared to take lots of pictures and and read old news clippings! If walking is a problem, don't worr...  more »
  • Nice place to get out and stroll after long hours in your vehicle History is well preserved in this little town  more »
  • We drove past the remaining Fort Stockton buildings and stopped to read the descriptions. Much of the old Fort grounds is now a very nice and usable park. It is nice but too bad that more could not ha...  more »
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  • Very disappointed. Of the four buildings that you are supposed to be able to go into, two were closed due to structural damage. The "barracks"/museum was very basic. The guard house was interesting. The grounds were plain.
  • The only thing not to like about this place is that compared to Fort Davis down the road, it's not very big or extensive. Yet, they do a very good job telling the story of this fort. There's more historic stuff nearby that I was not aware of when I first came here. I will return and spend a little more time the next time.
  • Unfortunately parts were closed due to damage to building which cut out parts of the fort, but it still had a lot of wonderful history. The people are so nice. Great handmade stone jewelery as well.
  • Nice but under developed due to private ownership (not a state historic site or park).
  • Disappointing the city should spend some money to fix this old fort it could be something with some funds.

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