• Fort Parade Ground and Officers Quarters as seen from Guardhouse

    Fort Scott

    National Historic Site Kansas

Goods & Services

A cooperating association sales outlet run by Western National Parks and Monuments Association is operated at the site and offers books, historic souvenirs, an audio visual selection and logo merchandise (tshirts, totebags, hats, pins, patches, magnets, decals, and hiking stick medallions)

Several antique and gift shops are located nearby in downtown Fort Scott and other retail establishments abound elsewhere in town

For a listing, follow the link below.

Antique and Gift Shops and Stores

Did You Know?

Free State Hotel at Fort Scott, directly across from it was the Western or ProSlavery Hotel

Fort Scott is the only NPS unit that was directly involved in "Bleeding Kansas". Fort Scott was a proslavery town, but many free staters lived in the surrounding area. Located on the grounds was the Western or Proslavery Hotel, directly across from it was the Fort Scott or Free State Hotel.