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Address: 630 S. Oakes, San Angelo, TX 76903
Phone Number: 325-481-2646
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Activities: Birdwatching

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Wedding and reception

My wife and I attended a family wedding at Fort Concho. The wedding was set up outside and was set up nicely. We also went to the reception that was held in the master's quarters... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
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Battle Creek, Michigan
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Northwest Arkansas
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172 reviews 172 reviews
24 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

From the reviews I had read, we decided we had to stop here even though we were just driving through San Angelo. When we pulled up, we weren't sure we were in the right place as that side of town seemed "abandoned" and desolate and we couldn't see anyone there. We went ahead and went into the visitor's center, paid... More 

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Battle Creek, Michigan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

My wife and I attended a family wedding at Fort Concho. The wedding was set up outside and was set up nicely. We also went to the reception that was held in the master's quarters. Both of the settings were very nice.

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San Angelo, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Excellent historical site for history buffs. Excellent restoration. Fun re-enactment and special interest exhibits during Christmas at Fort Concho in December. Interesting museum. You can check their web site for other special events.

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Abilene, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Very well-preserved historical site. Enjoyed the self-guided tour. Added bonus was the Telephone museum which was located in one of the Officer's Quarter buildings.

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Joshua, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Visited over Spring Break 2015 with two older boys. The fort was big and open, not too museum-y for us. Great self tour. The man at the front desk was very helpful too. Be sure to stop here, it's worth the visit!

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San Angelo, TX
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

one of the most preserved original forts in the entire United States! a must see for any history buff!

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Fremont, Nebraska
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

would recommend to stop by and see if you like American history. Take the time to soak in the history that took place here a lot of neat things to look at and take inn.

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San Angelo, TX USA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

One of the best historical sites in San Angelo honoring the Buffalo Soldiers. Many fun events during the year including the Old Ft. Concho Days and the semi-annual Lions Clubs Pancake Breakfast in April and December.

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Houston, Texas
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78 reviews 78 reviews
23 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Its amazing to walk round the old buildings but a pity there is not more to see inside. The exhibition was good too especially the handwritten letters. Friendly, helpful staff too.

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Dallas, Texas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Fiddle Friday and the tea party are my favorites, but every camp is fun. The school tours are educational so if you get the chance to chaperone, take advantage of it. So easy to get around and plenty of parking across the street.

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