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What gates are open on Fort Bliss?

Last Updated: 2nd February, 2020

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Fort Bliss, TX - Gate Hours, Map and Status
The Main MSG Pena, Cassidy, Fred Wilson, CSM Barreras and McGregor Front Gates are all open 24 hours. The Buffalo Soldier, Chaffee and Old Ironsides Gates are all open 0500-2100, 7 days a week; Chaffee is even open on holidays.

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Also, what Gates are open at Fort Bliss?

Fort Bliss, TX - Gate Hours, Map and Status The Main MSG Pena, Cassidy, Fred Wilson, CSM Barreras and McGregor Front Gates are all open 24 hours. The Buffalo Soldier, Chaffee and Old Ironsides Gates are all open 0500-2100, 7 days a week; Chaffee is even open on holidays.

Also, is Fort Bliss an open post? Fort Bliss, TX - Post Office The Post Office at Fort Bliss is located at 1733 Pleasanton Road in El Paso, Texas. The main lobby is open 24 hours, Monday through Sunday and all holidays. For more information, call 915-562-7298.

People also ask, can civilians enter Fort Bliss?

Fort Bliss spokesperson Lt. Col. Lee Peters said civilians can currently access Fort Bliss through the Buffalo Soldier, Sheridan or Chaffee gates. Peters said all visitors need to show a valid identification. These could be a driver's license, passport or state-issued ID card.

What time does Chaffee gate open?

Installation Gate Status

Gate Hours Visitor Control Center (VCC)
Cemetery CLOSED
Chaffee 5 a.m. - 9 p.m. Monday - Sunday Yes 24/7 Monday - Sunday Processes uncleared contractors.
Constitution 24/7 Monday - Sunday NOTE: ACP will close effective 9 p.m., Jan. 31 No
MSG Pena 24/7 Monday - Sunday No

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