• 1874 Cavalry Barracks

    Fort Laramie

    National Historic Site Wyoming

Event Details

  • 08/09/2014

    Living history soldiers at moonlight tour
    Location: Fort Laramie National Historic Site | Map Time: 7:30 PM Fee Information: Free Admission Contact Name: Stephanie Simon Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (307) 837-2221

On Saturday, August 9th, the park`s annual "Moonlight Tour" will begin at 7  Traditionally, the "Moonlight Tour" is one of the our most popular summer events. During this special program visitors will encounter many of the characters associated with the rich history of Fort Laramie.

Visitors will initially meet at the 1874 Cavalry Barracks and then will be split into smaller groups. Tour guides will then take groups though a series of lantern lit vignettes depicting life at Fort Laramie in the 19th century.  The park requests visitors make reservations for the evening "Moonlight Tour" program. The park encourages visitors to bring a flashlight and suggests that they bring mosquito repellent. For more information or to make a reservation, call Fort Laramie National Historic Site at (307) 837-2221.