• Aerial View of Fort Larned

    Fort Larned

    National Historic Site Kansas

Schedule of Events

Remarkable stories of the Indian Wars along the Santa Fe Trail.... Visit the most complete fort surviving from the days when Custer and Buffalo Bill Cody rode through. Original buildings, a visitor center, Park Ranger and Volunteers bring the story of this turbulent time to life.

Memorial Day Weekend (Saturday, Sunday & Monday) Largest living history event in western Kansas - experience a working frontier fort. See the schedule of events for the 2014 event.

Fourth of July (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) Celebrate our nation's birthday at one of the best preserved Indian Wars' Era fort along the Santa Fe Trail. See the schedule of activities for 2014.

Labor Day Weekend (Saturday, Sunday, & Monday) Reneactors bring the fort back to life for the holiday weekend.

Candlelight Tour (2nd Saturday of October) Entertaining evening tours with vignettes from the fort's history.

Christmas Open House (2nd Saturday of December) Old-fashioned Yuletide celebration with hot apple cider, cookies and Christmas carols.

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  • Independence Day at Fort Larned

    Friday, July 4, 2014

    Join us for a special kid-focused 4th of July celebration. More

  • Independence Day at Fort Larned

    Saturday, July 5, 2014

    Join us for a special kid-focused 4th of July celebration. More

  • Independence Day at Fort Larned

    Sunday, July 6, 2014

    Join us for a special kid-focused 4th of July celebration. More

Did You Know?

Cheyenne Village

General Winfield Scott Hancock burned a Cheyenne village west of Fort Larned in April 1867, igniting a period of hostility between the U.S. Army and the Cheyenne known as “Hancock’s War.” More...