General Information

Hours:

Grounds Open Daily 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Museum Open Daily 10:00 AM-4:00 PM

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

Admission:


Admission is free.

Location:

 


104 Kit Carson Road, Fort Stanton, NM 88323; between Lincoln and Capitan

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.

From Ruidoso: Turn onto Hwy 220 from Hwy 48