Labor Day at the Fort Sept. 3 - 5, 2011
Contact: Fort Larned NHS, 620-285-6911
Saturday, Sunday, and Monday activities include Infantry and Cavalry Weapons demonstrations and talks, Pack Horse demonstrations, an Artillery program, and Horse Shoeing demonstrations. Young visitors can earn a Junior Ranger badge. Something for everyone to enjoy at this event.
Did You Know?
George Armstrong Custer and the newly-organized 7th U.S. Cavalry encamped at Fort Larned before and during their campaigns against the Cheyenne in 1867 and 1868. Custer's first experience dealing with Plains Indians occurred at Fort Larned. More...