• Aerial View of Fort Larned

    Fort Larned

    National Historic Site Kansas

Plan Your Visit

Fort Larned's Buildings
Fort Larned
NPS
 

Fort Larned National Historic Site is located on Kansas Highway 156, six miles west of Larned, KS. Admission to the site is free.

Explore the fort's buildings and grounds on guided or self-guided tours, watch living history demonstrations, interact with living history actors and park rangers, and experience the sights, sounds, and smells of the best-preserved fort from the Indian Wars period. The Visitor Center features restrooms, drinking fountains, exhibits, a 10-minute A/V program, and a bookstore.

 

DirectionsFort Larned is located in western Kansas.

Operating Hours & Seasons – The site is open daily, year-round with few exceptions.

Fees & Reservations – Admission to the site and tours are free. Information on reserving tours for large groups.

Things to Do – Learn more about opportunities to experience Fort Larned.

Things to Know Before You Come – Information on pets, wheelchair accessibility, weather and more that might affect your visit.

Brochures – Request a brochure be mailed to you.

Did You Know?

Bakery

The brick oven at the Fort Larned bakery turned out hundreds of loaves of bread a day, though the troops were not given the fresh bread for at least two days for health concerns. More...