Texas Forts Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Jacksboro: Annual Battle for Fort Richardson

November 2, 2012 - 9:00am to November 4, 2012 - 4:00pm

The Battle for Fort Richardson

Step back in time to the 1860s and see what life was like as historical re-enactors perform drills, Civil War battle re-enactments, demonstrations, hands-on activities and much more.  The morning gun will sound at 9 a.m. to start the day and most activities will conclude by 4 p.m.

Friday is traditionally an "Education Day" when area school groups are invited to this special event.  Event fee is $1 per student on Friday.


  • 228 State Park Road 61
  • Jacksboro, Texas
  • 76841



  • Park Admission
    Adult: $3 per person
    Chidren 12 and under: Free

    Special Event Fee
    Adult: $5 per person
    Children 12 and under: Free

Map of Event