• Aerial View of Fort Larned

    Fort Larned

    National Historic Site Kansas

Stories

Fort Larned saw its share of people coming and going. Here are some memories of events that happened to the people at Fort Larned. What story will you tell about your visit?

The McLaughlin Stone

Rabid Wolf Attacks Fort Larned

Watching the Fort

Did You Know?

Santa Fe Trail

Fort Larned was established in 1859 to protect U.S. interests on the Santa Fe Trail, the primary overland trade route between the United States and Mexico in the mid-1800s. More...