Fort Belknap

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Fort Belknap was established in 1851 as a northern anchor on the Texas frontier line of defense. The garrison safeguarded travelers along a network of frontier trails, most notably the Butterfield Overland Mail route. Used by federal and confederate troops through the 1860's. A handful of buildings remain in the park-like setting, and a museum in the old commissary chronicles frontier history.


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What makes this business unique? The Fort that's More than just History

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114 Fort Circle
Newcastle, Texas 76372
United States

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Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM Sun 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM

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(940) 846-3222



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