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If you're looking for an authentic frontier military experience, Fort Larned delivers. With nine original buildings restored to their historic appearance (and one reconstructed building) plus several of the largest living history events in Western Kansas you'll be able to see how the soldiers of the Indian Wars era lived on the frontier.
This section is designed to help you get the most out of your visit to Fort Larned. From what to see and do here to where you can eat and sleep in the surrounding communities, we'll make sure you know everything you need to make your visit go smoothly.
All the basic information to get you started.
Directions and Transportation
Find out where we are and how to get here.
Eating & Sleeping
Find out about lodging and restaurant options in the local communities.
Things to Do
We've got lots to see and do here! Find out what you can do on your visit.
Find out what's going on before you plan your trip to visit us.
From wildlife refuges to local museums, there's a lot more to see around Fort Larned.
Check for alerts and temporary closures, especially if you're planning a visit in the winter.
We do our best to make sure everyone has a chance to see the site.
Last updated: September 2, 2021