Ruins of Fort Lancaster State Historic Site
pictures exist of the original Fort Lancaster. The post was abandoned
in 1873 or 1874 and much of its material was used to build
the buildings in the nearby town of Sheffield.
the park visitor center offers exhibits on history, natural history,
and archaeology; nature study on a nature trail; historic ruins;
picnicking. The bookstore
offers books on the history of Texas and its forts.