Fort Bayard National Historic Landmark

  • National Historic Landmark
Fort Bayard
Santa Clara, NM 88026
(575) 388-4477
Guided tours begin at 9:30 a.m. every Saturday (May - Sept.) and 2nd & 4th Saturdays (Oct. - April)
  • About

    Fort Bayard was home to the 9th Calvary Buffalo Soldiers and then 2nd Lt. John J. Pershing. The fort played a role in the search for Geronimo. A national cemetery is located at Fort Bayard.

  • Directions

    One mile north of U.S. Highway 180 at Santa Clara, New Mexico. It is a 10-minute drive from Silver City and about an hour north of Interstate 10 at Deming.


Printed courtesy of – Contact the Silver City Grant County Chamber of Commerce & Conference Center for more information.
Mailing Address: Post Office Box 1028, Silver City, NM 88062-1028 – (575) 538-3785 –