• Aerial View of Fort Larned

    Fort Larned

    National Historic Site Kansas

Firearms and Other Weapons

Legislation: As of February 22, 2010 a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws to legally possess firearms in this park. Refer to Section 512 of the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009, Public Law 111-24, 123 Stat. 1764-65.

Park User Responsibility: It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearm laws before entering this park. As a starting point, please see the Kansas State websites.

Weapons Prohibited in Federal Facilities: Federal law also prohibits firearms in all facilities in this park. Refer to 18 U.S.C. 930.

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...