• Aerial View of Fort Larned

    Fort Larned

    National Historic Site Kansas

Labor Day at the Fort Sept. 3 - 5, 2011

Weapons Demonstration
Weapons Demonstration
Toni Williams

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News Release Date: August 29, 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?

Ambulance

Fort Larned's restored 1870's army ambulance was frequently used by officers for transport. The fifth-wheel design and extra springs gave it a much smoother ride than most wagons.