Texas Forts Trail Region

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

San Angelo: Training for Firing of Late 1800s Artillery

March 9, 2018 - 1:30pm to March 11, 2018 - 1:00pm

The School of the Piece will cover all the required training for the safe firing of all types of late-1800s artillery pieces, including cannons, howitzers, and mortals. The public is welcome to watch the on-field non-firing practices Saturday afternoon and the firing of the pieces Sunday morning.


  • Fort Concho National Historic Landmark
  • 630 S Oakes St.
  • San Angelo, Texas
  • 76903


  • Contact:
    Bob Bluthardt
  • Phone:


  • $45