Fort Union National Monument

Fort Union National Monument

In A Nutshell

Operating Hours & Seasons

Winter Hours: Labor Day to Memorial Day 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Summer Hours: Memorial Day to Labor Day 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Fees & Reservations

Entrance Fees - Individuals 16 years of age and older
$3.00 for 7  Days
Details - entrance fee also valid for 7 day use at Pecos National Historical Park
Local Passport - Fort Union National Monument Park Pass

$10 - Annual
Details - This pass is good for 12 months and admits pass holder and all accompanying passengers in a private vehicle to Fort Union National Monument.

National Parks & Federal Recreational Lands Pass Program


Getting There

Fly to Albuquerque, NM or Denver, CO.

From Albuquerque (156 miles), Santa Fe (94 miles) or Las Vegas, NM (28 miles) take I-25 north, exit 366 at Watrous, 8 miles on NM 161.

From Denver (313 miles), Colorado Springs (243 miles) or Raton (95 miles) take I-25 south, exit 366 at Watrous, 8 miles on NM 161.

Public Transportation

No bus or public transportation service to Fort Union.