Camp Ford Historic Park

6600 US 271
Tyler, TX 75702- Map It
Phone: (903) 592-5993

AAA Editor Notes

Camp Ford Historic Park is just n. of US 271 on Loop 323. During the Civil War this site acted as the largest prisoner of war compound for Union troops west of the Mississippi River. A replica of a POW cabin, numerous hiking trails and educational storyboards also are on the grounds.
Hours: Daily dawn-dusk. Allow 30 minutes minimum.