Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument
Fritch, Texas (Potter County)

About the National Monument

Alibates Flint Quarries comprises 1,079 acres in the Lake Meredith National Recreation Area, and is the only National Monument in Texas. Access to the Monument is limited to guided tours which are available by reservation only. The monument does not have a visitor center or self-guided trails.


The nearest major Texas cities are: Amarillo, Lubbock

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35.5819° Latitude    -101.6717° Longitude (WGS84/NAD83; decimal degrees)
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There is no entrance fee for the park, but access is limited to free guided tours by the U.S. National Park Service -- available by reservation only.

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Volunteer Opportunities

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Official Contact Information

The National Monument is managed by the National Park Service.

National Park Service Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument
P.O. Box 1460
Fritch, TX 79036

Telephone: (806)857-3151