Fort Lowell Museum
The Fort Lowell Museum is located within a historic park. Visitors to the museum view exhibits within a structure built to resemble the commanders quarters.
The ruins of Fort Lowell Hospital, constructed in 1878. Walter Reed, a physician who became famous for his treatment of Yellow Fever, was once stationed at the fort.
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Backstory and Context
"Fort Lowell." Pima County - Cultural and Historic Resource Acquisitions [part of a larger report; PDF]. Accessed April 23, 2018. http://www.pima.gov/cmo/admin/Reports/ConservationReport/PDF/Chapters/Cultural/Fort%20Lowell.pdf