Fort Sumner, New Mexico: Billy the Kid's Two Graves Team Field Report

Old Fort Sumner Cemetery

Billy the Kid Drive, Fort Sumner, NM
Billy's real grave is three miles east of town on US Hwy 60/84, then south three miles on Billy the Kid Drive. On the right, in Old Fort Sumner Cemetery.
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Billy the Kid's Two Graves.

Billy the Kid's Two Graves
Where Billy's real grave is located, for purists who aren't satisfied with the fake grave in town. Report...

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Billy the Kid's Two Graves

Be sure to go to the museum behind the graveyard to see the marker where Billy the Kid was shot and died.

[Jorge Navarro, 12/20/2018]

Billy the Kid graves.

Billy the Kid's Two Graves

The Old Fort Sumner Museum has closed. We visited on May 25, 2017. The grave is still accessible.

[Tj, 05/30/2017]

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Billy the Kid's Replica Grave and MuseumBilly the Kid's Replica Grave and Museum, Fort Sumner, NM - 5 mi.
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