• Fort Parade Ground and Officers Quarters as seen from Guardhouse

    Fort Scott

    National Historic Site Kansas

Lodging

There is no lodging at the site itself but there are motels and bed and breakfast establishments in and near the town of Fort Scott.

For listings see the following site

Lodging-fortscott.com

Lodging-discoverourtown.com

Did You Know?

General Winfield Scott at the time of the Mexican American War

The fort was named for General Winfield Scott, who was the commander of all American armies in the 1840s. General Scott was none too happy about it and said that it was done without his knowledge and against his wishes.