Bent'S Old Fort National Historic Site Tours

Bent'S Old Fort National Historic Site

On December 2nd and 3rd, 2022, Bent’s Old Fort National Historic Site will be offering special Evening Candlelight Tours. 

This event is only open to those with reservations made through Recreation.gov. Tickets are only valid for the specific date and time indicated on the ticket. If participant is late for the specified scheduled tour, he/she/they will miss the tour and their ticket cannot be substituted for another tour date or time. There are no refunds. There will be no tickets available for purchase on the nights of the event.

The Evening Candlelight Tour provides participants with a tour of the fort’s rooms where living history staff and volunteers will provide a view into the lives of the fort workers, Plains Indians, travelers, soldiers, and Mexican families who were at Bent’s Old Fort in the 1830s and 1840s.

On December 2nd and 3rd, 2022, Bent’s Old Fort National Historic Site will be offering special Evening Candlelight Tours. 

This event is only open to those with reservations made through Recreation.gov. Tickets are only valid for the specific date and time indicated on the ticket. If participant is late for the specified scheduled tour, he/she/they will miss the tour and their ticket cannot be substituted for another tour date or time. There are no refunds. There will be no tickets available for purchase on the nights of the event.

The Evening Candlelight Tour provides participants with a tour of the fort’s rooms where living history staff and volunteers will provide a view into the lives of the fort workers, Plains Indians, travelers, soldiers, and Mexican families who were at Bent’s Old Fort in the 1830s and 1840s.

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Tickets are available November 2, 2022, at 8:00 am MT.

Changes and Cancellations

There are no refunds for the $1.00 reservation fee under any circumstances. 

Contact Information

Mailing Address

35110 State Highway 194 La Junta CO 81050

Phone Number

719-383-5010

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