Texas Pecos Trail Region

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

Sheffield: Western Frontier Days

May 20, 2016 - 9:00am to May 21, 2016 - 5:00pm

Western Frontier Days, May 20-21, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., at Fort Lancaster State Historic Site near Sheffield TX. Fort Lancaster comes alive with soldiers, pioneers, chuck wagons, livestock, camels, a stagecoach, and much more. Learn about life at this historic military fort with a variety of living history stations and experience a typical day on the Texas frontier. Located near Sheffield, Fort Lancaster is a historic military fort built in 1855 to protect the San Antonio to El Paso Road. The site contains fort building ruins, walking trails, a new Visitors Center and museum exhibit, and a gift shop. For more information call 432-836-4391 or visit


  • Fort Lancaster State Historic Site
  • 629 Fort Lancaster Road
  • Sheffield, Texas
  • 79781



  • Free

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